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Cnemaspis lagang NASHRIQ, DAVIS, BAUER & DAS, 2022

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Higher TaxaGekkonidae, Gekkota, Sauria, Squamata (lizards: geckos)
Common Names 
SynonymCnemaspis lagang NASHRIQ, DAVIS, BAUER & DAS 2022 
DistributionEast Malaysia (Borneo: Gunung Mulu National Park, Miri District, Sarawak)

Type locality: base of Gunung Api (4.13608°N, 114.891304°E; 90 m), Gunung Mulu National Park, Miri District, Sarawak, East Malaysia (Borneo).  
TypesHolotype: UNIMAS 9562, Adult male collected by Izneil Nashriq on 10 February 2020. 
DiagnosisDiagnosis: SVL up to 46 mm; 13–14 supralabials; 10–11 infralabials; 3 internasals; 9–10 postmentals; adult males with 7–8 discontinuous pore-bearing, precloacal scales with round pores, arranged in a chevron, separated at midline by 2–4 poreless scales; paravertebral and lateral row of caudal tubercles present; ventrolateral caudal tubercles absent; caudal tubercles not encircling tail; subcaudals keeled, not bearing row of enlarged median subcaudal scales; 1–2/1–2 (L/R) postcloacal tubercles on each side of tail base; no enlarged femoral or subtibial scales; submetatarsal scales of first toe enlarged; 29 subdigital fourth toe lamellae; faint Dusky Brown and Trogon Yellow caudal bands anteriorly; tail immaculate posteriorly; and regenerated tail also immaculate. (NASHRIQ et al. 2022) 
EtymologyThe epithet lagang is a noun in apposition derived from the paratype locality of Lagang Cave, within Gunung Mulu National Park 
  • NASHRIQ, I., DAVIS, H. R., BAUER, A. M., & DAS, I. 2022. Three New Species of Cnemaspis (Sauria: Gekkonidae) from Sarawak, East Malaysia, Borneo. Zootaxa 5120 (1): 1–29 - get paper here
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