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Pelturagonia nigrilabris (PETERS, 1864)

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Higher TaxaAgamidae (Draconinae), Sauria, Iguania, Squamata (lizards)
Common NamesE: Blacklipped Eyebrow Lizard 
SynonymOtocryptis (Japalura) nigrilabris PETERS 1864: 385
Japalura nigrilabris — BOULENGER 1885: 311
Phoxophrys nigrilabris — DE ROOIJ 1915: 93
Phoxophrys spiniceps — INGER 1960
Phoxophrys nigrilabris — MANTHEY & GROSSMANN 1997: 197
Phoxophrys nigrilabris — MANTHEY & SCHUSTER 1999: 88
Phoxophrys nigrilabris — MANTHEY 2010
Pelturagonia nigrilabris — HARVEY et al. 2019 
DistributionIndonesia (Borneo), Malaysia (Sarawak)

Type locality: “Pulo Matjan [Kalimantan] auf Borneo” [Indonesia]  
TypesHolotype: lost, was ZMB 5023 (lost fide INGER 1960, DENZER et al. 1997) 
CommentSynonymy: Boulenger 1891 referred Pelturagonia cephalum to the synonymy of Japalura nigrilabris. De Rooij (1915) accepted Boulenger’s synonymy, and her description of Japalura nigrilabris is actually based on Pe. cephalum as previously pointed out by Inger (1960). 
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  • Das , I. 2004. Lizards of Borneo. Natural History Publications, Kota Kinabalu, Borneo
  • Das, I. & Yaakob, N. 2007. Status of knowledge of the Malaysian herpetofauna. In Status of biological diversity in Malaysia & threat assessment of plant species in Malaysia. in: L. S. L. Chua, L. G. Kirton & L. G. Saw (eds.), Status of biological diversity in Malaysia & threat assessment of plant species in Malaysia. Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kepong, pp. 31-81
  • de Rooij, N. de 1915. The Reptiles of the Indo-Australian Archipelago. I. Lacertilia, Chelonia, Emydosauria. Leiden (E. J. Brill), xiv + 384 pp. - get paper here
  • Goldberg, Stephen R. 2011. Phoxophrys nigrilabris (black-lipped eyebrow lizard) reproduction. Herpetological Review 42 (3): 431 - get paper here
  • Hallermann, J. 2005. The bizarre arboreal agamids. Reptilia (GB) (42): 8-15 - get paper here
  • Hallermann, J. 2005. Mit Hörnern, Kämmen und Gleithäuten - die bizarren Baumagamen. Reptilia (Münster) 10 (51): 18-25 - get paper here
  • Harvey, Michael B., Larson, Thorton R., Jacobs, Justin L., Shaney, Kyle, Streicher, Jeffrey W., Hamidy, Amir, Kurniawan, Nia & Smit, Eric N. 2019. Phoxophrys After 60 Years: Review of Morphology, Phylogeny, Status of Pelturagonia, and a New Species from Southeastern Kalimantan. Herpetological Monographs 33 (1): 71-107 - get paper here
  • Hofmann, Jörg 2015. Im Norden Sarawaks. Ein Expeditionsbericht. Terraria-Elaphe 2015 (2): 19-31 - get paper here
  • Inger, R. F. 1960. A review of the agamid lizards of the genus Phoxophrys HUBRECHT. Copeia 1960 (3): 221 -225. - get paper here
  • Manthey U 2010. Agamid Lizards of Southern Asia. Draconinae 2 -Leiolepidinae. Edition Chimaira, Terralog 7b, Frankfurt, 168 pp.
  • Manthey, U. & Grossmann, W. 1997. Amphibien & Reptilien Südostasiens. Natur und Tier Verlag (Münster), 512 pp. - get paper here
  • Manthey,U. & SCHUSTER,N. 1999. Agamen, 2. Aufl. Natur und Tier Verlag (Münster), 120 pp. - get paper here
  • Peters,W. 1864. Über einige neue Säugethiere (Mormops, Macrotus, Vesperus, Molossus, Capromys), Amphibien (Plathydactylus, Otocryptis, Euprepes, Ungalia, Dromicus, Tropidonotus, Xenodon, Hylodes), und Fische (Sillago, Sebastes, Channa, Myctophum, Carassius, Barbus, Mber. k. preuss. Akad. Wiss. Berlin [1864]: 381-399 - get paper here
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