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Cyrtodactylus klugei KRAUS, 2008

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Higher TaxaGekkonidae, Gekkota, Sauria, Squamata (lizards: geckos) 
Common Names 
SynonymCyrtodactylus klugei KRAUS 2008 
DistributionPapua New Guinea (Sudest Island, Milne Bay Province)

Type locality: along Gesirava River, W slope Mt. Riu, 11.49179ºS, 153.41261ºE, 127 m elevation, Sudest Island, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea. Map legend:
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TypesHolotype: BPBM 19739 (field tag FK 9506), mature male, collected by F. Kraus , 12 April 2004. 
EtymologyThe trivial epithet is named for Arnold Kluge in recognition of his many contributions to gekkonid systematics. 
  • Kraus, Fred 2008. Taxonomic partitioning of Cyrtodactylus louisiadensis (Lacertilia: Gekkonidae) from Papua New Guinea. Zootaxa 1883: 1–27 - get paper here
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