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Cyrtodactylus leegrismeri CHAN & NORHAYATI, 2010

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Higher TaxaGekkonidae, Gekkota, Sauria, Squamata (lizards: geckos) 
Common NamesTenggol Island Bent-toed Gecko 
SynonymCyrtodactylus leegrismeri CHAN & NORHAYATI 2010
Cyrtodactylus leegrismeri — GRISMER 2011
Cyrtodactylus leegrismeri — GRISMER et al. 2017 
DistributionPeninsular Malaysia (Pulau Tenggol)

Type locality: along the forest edge at Tenggol Island Resort (N 04° 48 ′ 36.4 ″ E 103° 40′ 48.3″, 9 m elevation), Pulau Tenggol, Terengganu, Malaysia  
TypesHolotype: UKMHC 545, adult male, collected by Chan Kin Onn at 2300 hrs, 20 June 2009. Paratypes. All paratypes (UKMHC 515, 517, 526, 535, 551) were collected at the same locality and on the same date as the holotype between 2200 and 2400 hrs. 
CommentNote the author names are cited this way based on their citation in Grismer et al. 2010 (Zootaxa 2625: 49) despite the fact that the paper says “CHAN KIN ONN & NORHAYATI AHMAD”.

Abundance: only known from its original description (Meiri et al. 2017). 
EtymologyThe specific epithet leegrismeri honors L. Lee Grismer for his contributions to the study of herpetology in Peninsular Malaysia. 
  • Chan Kin Onn & Norhayati Ahmad 2010. A new insular species of Cyrtodactylus (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from northeastern Peninsular Malaysia, Malaysia. Zootaxa 2389: 47–56 - get paper here
  • GRISMER, L. LEE; JESSE L. GRISMER 2017. A re-evaluation of the phylogenetic relationships of the Cyrtodactylus condorensis group (Squamata; Gekkonidae) and a suggested protocol for the characterization of rock-dwelling ecomorphology in Cyrtodactylus Zootaxa 4300 (4): 486–504 - get paper here
  • Grismer, L.; Lee Perry L. Wood, Jr. and Kelvin K. P. Lim 2012. Cyrtodactylus majulah, a new species of bent-toed gecko (Reptilia: Squamata: Gekkonidae) from Singapore and the Riau Archipelago. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 60 (2): 487-499 - get paper here
  • Grismer, L.L. 2011. Lizards of Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore and their adjacent archipelagos. Edition Chimaira, Frankfurt, 728 pp. [review in Herp. Rev. 43: 155] - 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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