A new large and colorful skink of the genus Amphiglossus from Madagascar revealed by morphology and multilocus molecular study

@article{Miralles2011ANL,
  title={A new large and colorful skink of the genus Amphiglossus from Madagascar revealed by morphology and multilocus molecular study},
  author={Aur{\'e}lien Miralles and Achille P. Raselimanana and Domoina Rakotomalala and Miguel Vences and David R. Vieites},
  journal={Zootaxa},
  year={2011},
  volume={2918},
  pages={47-67}
}
We describe a new species of Amphiglossus skink from the western edge of the Central Highlands of Madagascar in the Reserve of Makira, and also found in the Reserve Speciale of Ambohijanahary and in the Reserve Speciale of Marotandrano. Amphiglossus meva n. sp. is characterized and differentiated from other species of the genus by a combination of morphological, chromatic and molecular characters: 1) a relatively large size (SVL of adults from 126 to 150 mm); 2) a characteristic pattern of… 

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