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Dopasia gracilis
Dopasia gracilis
Asian Glass Lizard
Photographer: Krishna Khan

ID: 0000 0000 0817 2705 (2017-08-24)

Copyright © 2017 Krishna Khan

  • date of photo  Feb 2, 2017
  • location   Mizoram (India)
  • family Anguidae
  • order Squamata
  • class Reptilia
  • notes   Type locality is Khasi Hills, [now in Meghalaya] India. Morphologically, D. gracilis is similar to D. sokolovi. However, Brygoo (1987) demonstrated that they can be distinguished based on the number of vertebrae from atlas to remnants of hind leg bones (VPS): 47–52 in D. gracilis versus 45–46 in D. sokolovi.
  • photo category: Animal - Reptile

  • common names   Asian Glass Lizard (photographer)
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