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Cyrtodactylus klakahensis HARTMANN, MECKE, KIECKBUSCH, MADER & KAISER, 2016

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Higher TaxaGekkonidae, Gekkota, Sauria, Squamata (lizards: geckos) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesE: Klakah bent-toed gecko
G: Klakah Bogenfinger-Gecko 
SynonymCyrtodactylus klakahensis HARTMANN, MECKE, KIECKBUSCH, MADER & KAISER 2016
Cyrtodactylus fumosus — MERTENS 1934: 689
Cyrtodactylus klakahensis — MECKE et al. 2016 
DistributionIndonesia (Java)

Type locality: Klakah, Lumajang Regency, Jawa Timur Province, Java, Indonesia  
Reproduction 
TypesHolotype. SMF 22476 (Figures 1 & 3A–C; Table 2 in Hartmann et al. 2016), an adult male, collected in 1928 or 1929 by members of the Deutsche Limnologische Sunda-Expedition.
Paratypes. SMF 22477 (Figure 2A; Table 2), an adult male; SMF 22478 (Figure 2B; Table 2), an adult female; and SMF 22479 (Figure 2C; Table 2), an unsexed juvenile. All specimens have the same collection information as the holotype. 
CommentAbundance: only known from its original description (Meiri et al. 2017). 
EtymologyThe specific epithet is a Latinized, toponymic adjective referring to the type locality Klakah (Lumajang Regency, Jawa Timur Province, Java, Indonesia) of the new species. 
References
  • HARTMANN, LUKAS; SVEN MECKE, MAX KIECKBUSCH, FELIX MADER, HINRICH KAISER 2016. A new species of bent-toed gecko, genus Cyrtodactylus Gray, 1827 (Reptilia: Squamata: Gekkonidae), from Jawa Timur Province, Java, Indonesia, with taxonomic remarks on C. fumosus (Müller, 1895). Zootaxa 4067 (5): 552–568 - get paper here
  • MECKE, SVEN; MAX KIECKBUSCH, LUKAS HARTMANN, HINRICH KAISER 2016. Historical considerations and comments on the type series of Cyrtodactylus marmoratus Gray, 1831, with an updated comparative table for the bent-toed geckos of the Sunda Islands and Sulawesi. Zootaxa 4175 (4): 353–365
  • 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
  • Mertens, R. 1934. Die Amphibien und Reptilien der Deutschen Limnologischen Sunda-Expedition. In: Thienemann- Festband, A. (Ed.), Tropische Binnengewässer. Archiv für Hydrobiologie 40: 677–701
 
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