Protoblepharus nyingchiensis (JIANG, WU, WANG, DING & CHE, 2020)
Can you confirm these amateur observations of Protoblepharus nyingchiensis?
|Higher Taxa||Scincidae, Sphenomorphinae (Sphenomorphini), Scincoidea, Sauria, Squamata (lizards)|
|Synonym||Asymblepharus nyingchiensis JIANG, WU, WANG, DING & CHE 2020: 568|
Scincella himalayana — HU 1987: 122
Scincella himalayana — Zhao et al. 1999: 316
Scincella himalayana — LI et al. 2010: 129
Protoblepharus nyingchiensis — MIRZA et al. 2022
Type locality: 80K, Medog, Tibet (29.655° N, 95.490° E, 2072 m
|Types||Holotype: KIZ 06682, female, collected on August 10, 2010, by Ke JIANG, Shuo HU, and Shuai WANG.|
Allotype: KlZ 019518, male, coIIected on the way from Tongmai to Pai long, Bayi, Nyingchi on May 5, 2015, by Ke JIANG.
Paratypes: KlZ 014109, female, collected from the same locality as holotype on May 8, 2016, by Ke JIANG and Yufan WANG; KIZ 032534, female, collected from Hanmi, Medog, Tibet on July 21, 2018, by Xiaoyong DING.
|Diagnosis||Diagnosis: (1) frontal touching the first two supraoculars; (2) supralabials 7, infralabials 6; (3) the anterior margin of the ear with small projecting lobules 1-7; (4) nuchals 3-4 pairs; (5) scales around midbody 23-25; (6) scale rows between parietals and the thighs 53-60; (7) gulars and ventrals 62-67; (8) the number ofsubdigital lamellae under the fourth finger mainly 10, rarely 9; and (9) the number ofsubdigital lamellae under the fourth toe mainly 15, rarely 16 (Jiang et al. 2020).|
|Etymology||Named after the allotype locality, Nyingchi.|
As link to this species use URL address:
without field 'search_param'. Field 'search_param' is used for browsing search result.