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Species profile—Lophosaurus boydii (Boyd's forest dragon)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Reptilia (reptiles) → Agamidae (dragon lizards) → Lophosaurus boydii (Boyd's forest dragon)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Reptilia (reptiles)
Family
Agamidae (dragon lizards)
Scientific name
Lophosaurus boydii (Macleay, 1884)
Common name
Boyd's forest dragon
Type reference
Macleay, W. (1884). Notes on some reptiles from the Herbert River, Queensland. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 8, 432-436.
WildNet taxon ID
549
Synonym(s)
Hypsilurus boydii
Gonocephalus boydii
Tiaris boydii
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Conservation significant
No
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil

Other resources

Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=549

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
23 October 2019
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