A New Dwarf Agama (sauria: Agamidae) from Ethiopia

@inproceedings{Bauer2011AND,
  title={A New Dwarf Agama (sauria: Agamidae) from Ethiopia},
  author={Aaron Bauer},
  year={2011}
}
A new dwarf lizard of the genus Agama Daudin, 1802 (Sauria: Agamidae), is described from central Ethiopia. This dwarf agama (, 59 mm snout–vent length [SVL]) was compared with other dwarf congeners (, 65 mm SVL) in West, Central, and East Africa and to medium-sized agamas (, 92 mm SVL) occurring in the Horn of Africa. The new species is characterized by a homogeneous body scalation; keeled but nonmucronate dorsal scales; smooth ventral, gular, and upper head scales; and having the nasal scale… CONTINUE READING

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