Diporiphora

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Diporiphora
Diporiphora australis (Tommy Roundhead).jpg
Diporiphora australis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Suborder: Sauria
Family: Agamidae
Subfamily: Agaminae
Genus: Diporiphora
Gray, 1842[1]
Species

22, see text

Synonyms

Amphibolurus, Calotella, Gindalia, Grammatophora, Physignatus [sic], Wittenagama[2]


Diporiphora is a genus of agamid lizards; most species are endemic to Australia, but two (D. australis and D. bilineata) are also found in New Guinea.


Species[edit]

The genus includes these 22 species:[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dahms Tierleben. www.dahmstierleben.de.
  2. ^ a b The Reptile Database. www.reptile-database.org.
Diporiphora australis

Further reading[edit]

  • Gray. 1842. Description of some hitherto unrecorded species of Australian Reptiles and Batrachians. Zoological Miscellany 51-57. (Diporiphora, new genus, pp. 53-54).