Taxonomic Assessment of the Ctenophorus decresii Complex (Reptilia: Agamidae) Reveals a New Species of Dragon Lizard from Western New South Wales
Claire A Mclean, Adnan Moussalli, Steve Sass, Devi Stuart-Fox
Records of the South Australian Museum | AUSTRALIAN MUSEUM | Published : 2013
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Financial support was provided by the Australian Research Council to DS-F and Nature Foundation South Australia and the Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment to CM. We are grateful to Mark Hutchinson, Paul Oliver, and Glenn Shea for insightful discussion. We thank Mark Hutchinson, Carolyn Kovach, and Sally South from the SAM, Ross Sadlier and Cecilie Beatson from the AMS, and Dianne Bray from NMV for assistance and access to museum material. Maik Fiedel, Tom McLean, Bryant Turfs, Adam Elliott, and Danial Abdul-Rahman provided invaluable assistance in the field, and we thank David and Cynthia Langford for their hospitality. Mark Hutchinson, Ross Sadlier and two anonymous reviewers provided helpful comments on an earlier version of the manuscript. Permits and ethics approval were as follows: UoM AEC, 1011760.1; WEC, 18/2010; ACEC, 09/2596; DEWNR, E25861-1, 15/0231 and NPWS, SL100110.