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Acanthodactylus tilburyi ARNOLD, 1986

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Higher TaxaLacertidae, Sauria, Lacertoidea, Squamata (lizards) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesTilbury's Fringe-fingered Lizard 
SynonymAcanthodactylus tilburyi ARNOLD 1986
Acanthodactylus tilburyi — HARRIS & ARNOLD 2000
Acanthodactylus tilburyi — SINDACO & JEREMČENKO 2008 
DistributionSaudi Arabia (Riyadh-region), S Jordan

Type locality: Nafud as Sirr [26°11 'N, 44°19'E], near Riyadh, Saudi Arabia). Map legend:
Type locality - Type locality.
TDWG region - Region according to the TDWG standard, not a precise distribution map.

NOTE: TDWG regions are generated automatically from the text in the distribution field and not in every cases it works well. We are working on it.
 
Reproductionoviparous. 
TypesHolotype: BMNH 1985.1273; paratypes: BMNH 
Comment 
References
  • Arnold E N 1986. A new spiny-footed lizard (Acanthodactylus: Lacertidae) from Saudi Arabia. Fauna of Saudi Arabia 8: 378-384 - get paper here
  • Disi, A.M.; Modry, D.; Necas, P. & Rifai, L. 2001. Amphibians and reptiles of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. Edition Chimaira, Frankfurt, 408 pp.
  • Leviton,A.E.; Anderson,S.C.; Adler, K.; Minton,S.A. 1992. Handbook to Middle East Amphibians and Reptiles. SSAR, Oxford, Ohio (Contr. to Herpetol. No. 8), 1-252
  • Modry D., Al-Oran R.M., Amr Z.S., Necas P. 1999. A new record of the Tilburyís spiny-footed lizard, Acanthodactylus tilburyi Arnold, 1986 (Reptilia: Lacertidae), from the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. Journal of the National Museum (Prague), Natural History Series 168 (1-4): 121-124
  • Sindaco, R. & Jeremcenko, V.K. 2008. The reptiles of the Western Palearctic. Edizioni Belvedere, Latina (Italy), 579 pp. - get paper here
  • van der Kuyl, Antoinette C.; Donato L. Ph. Ballasina, John T. Dekker, Jolanda Maas, Ronald E. Willemsen and Jaap Goudsmit 2002. Phylogenetic Relationships among the Species of the Genus Testudo (Testudines: Testudinidae) Inferred from Mitochondrial 12S rRNA Gene Sequences. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 22: 174-183 - get paper here
 
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