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  Supporting the Sustainable Management of Amphibian and Reptile Biodiversity

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Calotes nigrilabris Peters, 1860 (Reptilia: Agamidae: Draconinae): a threatened highland agamid lizard in Sri Lanka. A. A. Thasun Amarasinghe, Franz Tiedemann and D. M. S. Suranjan Karunarathna. Amphibian and Reptile Conservation 5(2):33-43(e32).


Suranjan DMS Karunarathna

D. M. S. SURANJAN KARUNARATHNA is a field biologist conducting research on amphibian and reptile ecology, and promoting conservation awareness of the importance of biodiversity among the Sri Lankan community. He began his career and wildlife research in 2000, as a member of the Young Zoologists’ Association (YZA) based in the department of the National Zoological Gardens of Sri Lanka. He worked as an ecologist for the IUCN Sri Lanka County Office and is an active member of many specialist groups in the IUCN/SSC.



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 Dr Robert Browne

Dr. Robert Browne Chairperson

Dr. Browne established the Internet based ARC in 2011 and expanded it globally in 2013. Robert is committed to achieving the ARC's goal to provide for the sustainable management of amphibians and reptiles. He has a wide international experience in herpetological conservation and has published over 40 scientific articles on amphibian and reptile conservation. see Biography