Dixonius vietnamensis DAS, 2004
Can you confirm these amateur observations of Dixonius vietnamensis?
|Higher Taxa||Gekkonidae, Gekkota, Sauria, Squamata (lizards: geckos)|
|Synonym||Dixonius vietnamensis DAS 2004|
Dixonius vietnamensis — STUART et al. 2006
|Distribution||S Vietnam (Nha Trang, Binh Thuan), Cambodia|
Type locality: Nha Trang, Tinh Khanh Hoa Province, Vietnam (12° 15’ N, 109° 10’ E). Map legend:
- Type locality.
- Region according to the TDWG standard, not a precise distribution map.
NOTE: TDWG regions are generated automatically from the text in the distribution field and not in every cases it works well. We are working on it.
|Types||Holotype: ZRC 2.6024|
|Comment||The new species reaches an SVL of 42.4 mm, and is diagnosable from congeneric species in showing the following combination of characters: head wider than long in adults; two supranasals in narrow contact; dark canthal stripe present, but terminating at back of head; lips unbarred; and dorsum of body and tail brownish olive, with dark blotches.|
|Etymology||Named after its distribution.|