Monilesaurus rouxii (Duméril & Bibron, 1837) - Sahyadri Forest Lizard

Subspecies in India

This species was previously listed under Calotes, as Calotes rouxii. It was reassigned to Monilesaurus by Pal et al. (2018).

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Andaman and Nicobar Islands
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Assam
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Goa31
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Jammu and Kashmir
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Karnataka
Kerala111
Lakshadweep
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Maharashtra1311471524
Manipur
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West Bengal
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Pal, Saunak; Vijayakumar, S.P.; Shanker, Kartik; Jayarajan, Aditi; Deepak, V. (2018). A systematic revision of Calotes Cuvier, 1817 (Squamata: Agamidae) from the Western Ghats adds two genera and reveals two new species. Zootaxa, 4482:401–450.

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Monilesaurus rouxii (Duméril & Bibron, 1837) – Sahyadri Forest Lizard. In Kamdar, A. and K. Kunte. (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. v.1.26. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://www.indianreptiles.org/monilesaurus-rouxii, accessed 2024/03/01.