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Kakhyen Hills long-headed lizard

Thai: กิ้งก่าเขาสูงเกล็ดใหญ่

Binomial name: Pseudocalotes kakhiensis, John Anderson, 1879

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Reptilia
Order
Squamata
Suborder
Lacertilia
Family
Agamidae
Genus
Pseudocalotes
Species
Pseudocalotes kakhiensis

Common names

  • German: Birmesische Bergagame
  • English:
    • Kakhyen Hills spiny lizard
    • Burmese mountain agamid
  • Thai: กิ้งก่าเขาสูงเกล็ดใหญ่

Synonyms

  • Pseudocalotes kakhienensis, Stephen Mahony (2010)
  • Salea kakhienensis, Ulrich Manthey & Norbert Schuster (1999)
  • Salea kakhiensis sic, Indraneil Das (1996)
  • Salea kakhienensis, Scott Michael Moody (1980)
  • Calotes kakhienensis, Heinz Wermuth (1967)
  • Salea brachydactyla, Carl Hialmar Rendahl (1937)
  • Calotes kakhienensis, Malcolm Arthur Smith (1935)
  • Calotes feae, George Albert Boulenger (1888)
  • Acanthosaura kakhienensis, George Albert Boulenger (1885)
  • Oriocalotes kakhienensis, John Anderson (1879)
  • Oriocalotes discolor, John Anderson (1870)

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Pseudocalotes kakhiensis (male)

Pseudocalotes kakhiensis (male)

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Pseudocalotes kakhiensis (male)

Pseudocalotes kakhiensis (male)

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Pseudocalotes kakhiensis (female)

Pseudocalotes kakhiensis (female)

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Pseudocalotes kakhiensis (female)

Pseudocalotes kakhiensis (female)

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Distribution map of Kakhyen Hills long-headed lizard, Pseudocalotes kakhiensis in Thailand

Range map of Pseudocalotes kakhiensis in Thailand

Important note; our range maps are based on limited data we have collected. The data is not necessarily accurate or complete.

Special thanks to Ton Smits, Parinya Pawangkhanant, Ian Dugdale and many others for their contribution for range data.

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