Calodactylodes illingworthorum DERANIYAGALA, 1953
Can you confirm these amateur observations of Calodactylodes illingworthorum?
|Higher Taxa||Gekkonidae, Gekkota, Sauria, Squamata (lizards: geckos)|
|Common Names||E: Illingworth's Gecko, Sri Lankan Golden Gecko, Great Rock gecko|
Sinhala: Maha gal huna
|Synonym||Calodactylodes illingworthi DERANIYAGALA 1953: 49|
Calodactylodes illingworthi — WERMUTH 1965: 11
Calodactylodes illingworthorum — BAUER & DAS 2000
Calodactylodes illingworthi — RÖSLER 2000: 61
Calodactylodes illingworthorum — MICHELS & BAUER 2004
|Distribution||Sri Lanka (Nuvara Gala Rock)|
Type locality: Nuvara Gala Rock (elevation: 1200 feet) near Maha Oya, Eastern Province, Sri Lanka. Map legend:
- Region according to the TDWG standard, not a precise distribution map.
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|Types||Holotype: NMSL = CNM|
|Comment||Original description in Amarasinghe et al. 2009.|
|Etymology||Named after Margaret and Percy Illingworth. As the name honours two people named Illingworth, the specific epithet is incorrect and must be emended to illingworthorum according to BAUER & DAS (2000).|
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