The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Bronchocela burmana Blanford, 1878



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Rediscovered in 2010



Myanmar (=Burma)


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Blanford WT (1878) Notes on some Reptilia from the Himalayas and Burma. Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bengal 3: 125–131.


Other references:

Zug, George R., Mulcahy, Daniel G. and Vindum, Jens V. (2017). Resurrection of [i]Bronchocela burmana[/i] Blanford, 1878 for the Green Crested Lizard (Squamata, Agamidae) of southern Myanmar. ZooKeys 657: 141-156.


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