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Afroedura broadleyi JACOBSEN, KUHN, JACKMAN & BAUER, 2014

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Higher TaxaGekkonidae, Gekkota, Sauria, Squamata (lizards: geckos) 
Common NamesBroadley’s Rock Gecko 
SynonymAfroedura broadleyi JACOBSEN, KUHN, JACKMAN & BAUER 2014: 487
Afroedura 'Matlala' — JACOBSEN 1992
Afroedura langi 'Soutpansberg' — JACOBSEN 1992
Afroedura langi 'Soutpansberg' — JACOBSEN 1997
Afroedura 'Matlala' — JACOBSEN 1997
Afroedura langi 'Soutpansberg' — KIRCHHOF et al. 2010 
DistributionRepublic of South Africa (Limpopo)

Type locality: Farm Peover 772MS, 22°59' S, 29°44' E, Soutpansberg District (2229DC), Limpopo Province, Republic of South Africa Map legend:
Type locality - Type locality.
TypesHolotype. TM 81316, adult male, collector R. E. Newbery, 6 November 1985.
Paratypes. TM 81317–81322, 81341, same data as for holotype; TM 81338-81340, Farm Leek 769MS, Soutpansberg District (2229DC), Limpopo Province, collector R. E. Newbery 6 November 1985. 
Etymology“The species is named for our friend and colleague Dr. Donald G. Broadley in honor of his many contributions to African herpetology and in celebration of his 80th birthday.” 
  • Jacobsen, N.H.G. 1992. Flat Geckos Genus Afroedura in the Transvaal. J. Herp. Assoc. Africa (40): 22-25 - get paper here
  • Jacobsen, N.H.G. 1997. Family Gekkonidae, Genus Afroedura. In: Van Wyk, J.H. (Ed.), Proceedings of the FitzSimons Commemorative Symposium, South African Lizards: 50 years of Progress and Third H.A.A. Symposium on African Herpetology, Transvaal Museum, Pretoria, South Afric Herpetological Association of Africa, Stellenbosch, pp. 34–39.
  • JACOBSEN, NIELS H. G.; ARIANNA L. KUHN, TODD R. JACKMAN & AARON M. BAUER 2014. A phylogenetic analysis of the southern African gecko genus Afroedura Loveridge (Squamata: Gekkonidae), with the description of nine new species from Limpopo and Mpumalanga provinces of South Africa. Zootaxa 3846 (4): 451–501 - get paper here
  • Kirchhof, S., M. Krämer, J. Linden & K. Richter 2010. The reptile species assemblage of the Soutpansberg (Limpopo Province, South Africa) and its characteristics. Salamandra 46 (3): 147-166 - get paper here
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