Calotes versicolor (Daudin, 1802)

O, Kyle A., Connell, Aryal, Prakash C., Sherchan, Adarsh M., Dhakal, Bimala, Chaudhary, Hemanta Kumari, Ranabhat, Rishi & Karmacharya, Dibesh, 2019, A herpetological survey of the Kathmandu Valleyı Nepalı and phylogenetic identification of Megophrys (Xenophrys) zhangi, Journal of Natural History 53 (23), pp. 1421-1437: 1432

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.1080/00222933.2019.1655106

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3671148

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/31704740-E736-FFA3-0C4C-76B0FEAFE2D4

treatment provided by

Valdenar

scientific name

Calotes versicolor
status

 

Calotes versicolor  

Figure 1 View Figure 1 ; Table 2 View Table 2

Distribution in the KTM Valley: A single individual was encountered in Shivapuri National Park. Pokhrel et al. (2011) recorded them from Nagarjun NP.

Remarks:This specimen was encountered at 1400 on an exposed hillside in dry disturbed habitat (grassland) on the south side of Shivapuri National Park ( Figure 1 View Figure 1 ). It fled when approached.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Reptilia

Order

Squamata

Family

Agamidae

Genus

Calotes