Conservation genetics and species status of an endangered Australian dragon, Tympanocryptis pinguicolla (Reptilia: Agamidae)

@article{Melville2006ConservationGA,
  title={Conservation genetics and species status of an endangered Australian dragon, Tympanocryptis pinguicolla (Reptilia: Agamidae)},
  author={Jane Melville and Stephanie Goebel and Carly Starr and J Scott Keogh and Jeremy J Austin},
  journal={Conservation Genetics},
  year={2006},
  volume={8},
  pages={185-195}
}
We present a phylogenetic and morphological study of the grassland earless dragon, Tympanocryptis pinguicolla, an endangered habitat specialist that occurs in a few isolated populations in eastern Australia. Tympanocryptis pinguicolla occurred historically in Victoria in south-eastern Australia, but has not been seen since 1990, and current populations are known in New South Wales and Canberra in south-eastern Australia. Recently, new populations identified as T. pinguicolla were discovered on… CONTINUE READING
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