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Names and sources

Accepted Name Source
Varanus Merrem, 1820
Published in:Cogger, H.G., in Cogger, H.G., Cameron, E.E. & Cogger, H.M. 1983, "Amphibia and Reptilia", Ed. Walton, D.W. (ed.), Zoological Catalogue of Australia, vol. 1, pp. 313 pp., Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra
Synonym Source
Varanus Rafinesque, 1815 synonym
Published in:Rafinesque, C.S. 1815, pp. 224 pp., Privately Published, Palermo (Italy)

Unranked taxon assigned rank genus by inference

Aspetosaurus Wells & Wellington, 1985 synonym
Published in:Wells, R.W. & Wellington, C.R. 1985, "A classification of the Amphibia and Reptilia of Australia", Australian Journal of Herpetology Supplementary Series, vol. 1, pp. 1-61
Odatria Gray, 1838 synonym
Published in:Gray, J.E. 1838, "A catalogue of the slender-tongued saurians, with descriptions of many new genera and species", Annals and Magazine of Natural History, vol. 1, pp. 388-394
Cylindrurus Fitzinger, 1843 synonym
Published in:Fitzinger, L.J. 1843, pp. vi 106 pp., Braümüller u. Seidel, Vienna
Titanzius Wells & Wellington, 1985 synonym
Published in:Wells, R.W. & Wellington, C.R. 1985, "A classification of the Amphibia and Reptilia of Australia", Australian Journal of Herpetology Supplementary Series, vol. 1, pp. 1-61
Euprepiosaurus Fitzinger, 1843 synonym
Published in:Fitzinger, L.J. 1843, pp. vi 106 pp., Braümüller u. Seidel, Vienna
Pantherosaurus Fitzinger, 1843 synonym
Published in:Fitzinger, L.J. 1843, pp. vi 106 pp., Braümüller u. Seidel, Vienna
Agalmatosaurus Fitzinger, 1843 synonym
Published in:Fitzinger, L.J. 1843, pp. vi 106 pp., Braümüller u. Seidel, Vienna
Worrellisaurus Wells & Wellington, 1984 synonym
Published in:Wells, R.W. & Wellington, C.R. 1984, "A synopsis of the class Reptilia in Australia", Australian Journal of Herpetology, vol. 1, no. 3-4, pp. 73-129
Varanus salvator (Laurenti, 1768) excluded
Published in:Cogger, H.G. 1979, pp. 608 pp., A.H. & A.W. Reed, Sydney
Name Source
Varanus Merrem, 1820 accepted
Identifier Source
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urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:3309bb2e-5b3f-4664-977b-147e60b66109 Taxon Concept current
urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:eb35617a-d573-4fa2-85de-340c90a1148a Previous AFD LSID lsid replaced
urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.name:247631 Scientific Name current
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urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:3309bb2e-5b3f-4664-977b-147e60b66109 Taxon current

Classification

kingdom
ANIMALIA
phylum
CHORDATA
subphylum
VERTEBRATA
informal
GNATHOSTOMATA
class
REPTILIA
subclass
LEPIDOSAURIA
order
SQUAMATA
suborder
LACERTILIA
family
VARANIDAE
genus
Varanus
species
Varanus acanthurus Boulenger, 1885 
species
Varanus baritji King & Horner, 1987 
species
Varanus brevicauda Boulenger, 1898 
species
Varanus bushi Aplin, Fitch & King, 2006 
species
Varanus caudolineatus Boulenger, 1885 
species
Varanus eremius Lucas & Frost, 1895 
species
Varanus giganteus (Gray, 1845) 
species
Varanus gilleni Lucas & Frost, 1895 
species
Varanus glauerti Mertens, 1957 
species
Varanus glebopalma Mitchell, 1955 
species
Varanus gouldii (Gray, 1838) 
species
Varanus hamersleyensis Maryan, Oliver, Fitch & O'Connell, 2014 
species
Varanus indicus (Daudin, 1802) 
species
Varanus keithhornei Wells & Wellington, 1985 
species
Varanus kingorum Storr, 1980 
species
Varanus mertensi Glauert, 1951 
species
Varanus mitchelli Mertens, 1958 
species
Varanus panoptes Storr, 1980 
species
Varanus pilbarensis Storr, 1980 
species
Varanus prasinus (Schlegel, 1839) 
species
Varanus primordius Mertens, 1942 
species
Varanus rosenbergi Mertens, 1957 
species
Varanus scalaris Mertens, 1941 
species
Varanus semiremex Peters, 1869 
species
Varanus sparnus Doughty, Kealley, Fitch & Donellan, 2014 
species
Varanus spenceri Lucas & Frost, 1903 
species
Varanus storri Mertens, 1966 
species
Varanus tristis (Schlegel, 1839) 
species
Varanus varius (White, 1790) 

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