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Cyrtodactylus sadansinensis GRISMER, WOOD JR, THURA, ZIN, QUAH, MURDOCH, GRISMER, LIN, KYAW & LWIN, 2017

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Higher TaxaGekkonidae, Gekkota, Sauria, Squamata (lizards: geckos) 
Common NamesSadan sin cave bent-toed gecko 
SynonymCyrtodactylus sadansinensis GRISMER, WOOD JR, THURA, ZIN, QUAH, MURDOCH, GRISMER, LIN, KYAW & LWIN 2017: 45 
DistributionMyanmar (Mon State)

Type locality: Sadan Sin Cave 10.5 km north-west of Mawlamyine, Mawlamyine District, Mon State, Myanmar (N16°31.729, E97°43.056; 26 m in elevation).  
TypesHolotype: LSUHC 12857, Adult male collected on 6 October 2016 at 1600 h by Evan S. H. Quah, Perry L. Wood, Jr., Matthew L. Murdoch, Thaw Zin, Myint Kyaw Thura, Htet Kyaw and L. Lee Grismer.
Paratypes: Adult females BYU 52220, 12858–59 and juvenile male LSUHC 12856 bear the same collection data as the holotype. 
EtymologyThe specific epithet, sadansinensis, is a noun in apposition in reference to the type locality of Sadan Sin Cave. 
  • GRISMER, L. LEE; PERRY L. WOOD, JR., MYINT KYAW THURA, THAW ZIN, EVAN S. H. QUAH, MATTHEW L. MURDOCH, MARTA S. GRISMER, AUNG LIN, HTET KYAW and NGWE LWIN 2017. Twelve new species of Cyrtodactylus Gray (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from isolated limestone habitats in east- central and southern Myanmar demonstrate high localized diversity and unprecedented microendemism Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 182: 862-959
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