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Cnemaspis bidongensis GRISMER, WOOD, AHMAD, SUMARLI, VAZQUEZ, ISMAIL, NANCE, MOHD-AMIN, OTHMAN, RIZAIJESSIKA, KUSS, MURDOCH & COBOS, 2014

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Higher TaxaGekkonidae, Gekkota, Sauria, Squamata (lizards: geckos) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesE: Pulau Bidong Rock Gecko
Malay: Cicak Batu Pulau Bidong 
SynonymCnemaspis bidongensis GRISMER, WOOD, AHMAD, SUMARLI, VAZQUEZ, ISMAIL, NANCE, MOHD-AMIN, OTHMAN, RIZAIJESSIKA, KUSS, MURDOCH & COBOS 2014
Cnemaspis bidongensis — GRISMER et al. 2014: 124 
DistributionPeninsular Malaysia (Pulau Bidong)

Type locality: Pulau Bidong, Terengganu, Peninsular Malaysia (5°37.201’ N 103°03.244’ E; 49 m elevation  
Reproduction 
TypesHolotype: LSUHC 11455, adult female, collected on 26 August 2013 by Jacob A. Chan at 2200 hrs.
Paratype. Adult males (LSUHC 11447, 11452–54) and adult female LSUHC 11451 bear the same data as the holotype except they were collected between 1800 and 2400 hrs. 
CommentAbundance: only known from its original description (Meiri et al. 2017). 
EtymologyNamed after the type locality. 
References
  • Goldberg, S. R., C. R. Bursey and L. L. Grismer 2016. Cnemaspis bidongensis (Pulau Bidong Rock Gecko) endoparasites. Herpetological Review 47(3): 462.
  • Grismer, L.L.; PERRY JR L. WOOD, SHAHRUL ANUAR, AWAL RIYANTO, NORHAYATI AHMAD, MOHD A. MUIN, MONTRI SUMONTHA, JESSE L. GRISMER, CHAN KIN ONN, EVAN S. H. QUAH, OLIVIER S. A. PAUWELS 2014. Systematics and natural history of Southeast Asian Rock Geckos (genus Cnemaspis Strauch, 1887) with descriptions of eight new species from Malaysia, Thailand, and Indonesia. Zootaxa 3880 (1): 001–147 - get paper here
  • Grismer, L.L.; PERRY L. WOOD, JR., AMIRRUDIN B. AHMAD, ALEXANDRA S.-I. SUMARLI, JESSIKA J. VAZQUEZ, LUKMAN H. B. ISMAIL, RONALD NANCE, MUHAMMAD AFIF B. MOHD-AMIN, MOHAMAD N. A. B. OTHMAN, SYED A. RIZAIJESSIKA, MARIA KUSS, MATTHEW MURDOCH, ANTHONY COB 2014. A new species of insular Rock Gecko (Genus Cnemaspis Strauch, 1887) from the Bidong Archipelago, Terengganu, Peninsular Malaysia. Zootaxa 3755 (5): 447–456 - get paper here
  • Meiri, Shai; Aaron M. Bauer, Allen Allison, Fernando Castro-Herrera, Laurent Chirio, Guarino Colli, Indraneil Das, Tiffany M. Doan, Frank Glaw, Lee L. Grismer, Marinus Hoogmoed, Fred Kraus, Matthew LeBreton, Danny Meirte, Zoltán T. Nagy, Cristiano d 2017. Extinct, obscure or imaginary: the lizard species with the smallest ranges. Diversity and Distributions - get paper here
 
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