A global catalog of primary reptile type specimens.

@article{Uetz2019AGC,
  title={A global catalog of primary reptile type specimens.},
  author={P. Uetz and Sami R. Cherikh and Glenn M. Shea and Ivan Ineich and Patrick D. Campbell and Igor Doronin and Jose P.O. Rosado and Addison H Wynn and Kenneth A. Tighe and Roy W. Mcdiarmid and Justin L. Lee and Gunther K{\"o}hler and Ryan J Ellis and Paul Doughty and Christopher J Raxworthy and Lauren A. Scheinberg and Alan Resetar and Mark Henry Sabaj and Greg Schneider and Michael Franzen and Frank Glaw and Wolfgang B{\"o}hme and Silke Schweiger and Richard Gemel and Patrick Couper and Andrew Amey and Esther Dondorp and Gali Ofer and Shai Meiri and Van Wallach},
  journal={Zootaxa},
  year={2019},
  volume={4695 5},
  pages={
          zootaxa.4695.5.2
        }
}
We present information on primary type specimens for 13,282 species and subspecies of reptiles compiled in the Reptile Database, that is, holotypes, neotypes, lectotypes, and syntypes. These represent 99.4% of all 13,361 currently recognized taxa (11,050 species and 2311 subspecies). Type specimens of 653 taxa (4.9%) are either lost or not located, were never designated, or we did not find any information about them. 51 species are based on iconotypes. To map all types to physical collections… 
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