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Eublepharis turcmenicus DAREVSKY, 1977

IUCN Red List - Eublepharis turcmenicus - Least Concern, LC

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Higher TaxaEublepharidae, Sauria (lizards: geckos) 
Common NamesE: Turkmenistan Eyelid Gecko
G: Turkmenischer Leopardgecko 
SynonymEublepharis turcmenicus DAREVSKY 1977
Eublepharis turkmenicus DAREVSKY 1978 (invalid emendation)
Eublepharis macularius (BLYTH 1854)
Cyrtodactylus macularius BLYTH 1854
Eublepharis turcmenicus — KLUGE 1993
Eublepharis turcmenicus — RÖSLER 2000: 78
Eublepharis turcmenicus — KAVERKIN in SEUFER et al. 2005 
DistributionUSSR (Province Turkman Kopetdag),
S Turkmenistan (Kopetdagh, Turkmen-Khorasan Mountains),
N Iran (east of the Caspian Sea)

Type locality: near Ashkhabad, Turkmenistan; Bakharden, Kopet Dag, Turkmenistan fide ANDERSON 1999. Map legend:
TDWG region - 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.
TypesHolotype ZIL 10103 
CommentSynonymy partly after KHALIKOV & ANANJEVA (pers. comm.) 
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  • Ananjeva, NB, Orlov NL; Khalikov RG; Darevsky IS; Ryabov IS & Barabanov AV 2006. The Reptiles of North Eurasia. Taxonomic Diversity, Distribution, Conservation Status [this comprises the territory of the former Soviet Union and Mongolia]. Pensoft Series Faunistica 47, 250 pp.
  • Anderson, Steven C 1999. The lizards of Iran. Contributions to Herpetology Volume 15, Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles, Saint Louis, Missouri: i-vii, 1-442 [review in Copeia 2000 (4): 1144]
  • Auer, Markus; Susann Richter and Ali Khani 2008. A new record of the Turkmenian Fat-Tailed Gecko, Eublepharis turcmenicus Darevsky, 1978, from north-eastern Iran (Squamata: Gekkonidae) Zoology in the Middle East 45: - get paper here
  • Darevsky, l. S. 1977. Eublepharis turcmenicus. Pp. 83-84. In Bannikov, A. G., l. S. Darevsky, V. G. Ishchenko, A. K. Rustamov, and N. N. Shcherbak. Guide to the amphibian and reptilian fauna of the USSR [in Russian]. Prosveshchenie, Moscow. - get paper here
  • Darevsky, l. S. 1978. About the gecko genus Eublepharis occuring in Middle Asia [in Russian]. Proceedings of the Zoological Institute, Academia of Science, USSR, 61:204—209.
  • Grismer,L.L. 1991. Cladistic relationships of the lizard Eublepharis turcmenicus (Squamata: Eublepharidae). Journal of Herpetology 25 (2): 251-253 - get paper here
  • Henkel,F.W. & Schmidt,W. 2009. Leopardgeckos. Natur und Tier Verlag (Münster),156 pp. - get paper here
  • RASTEGAR-POUYANI, NASRULLAH; HAJI GHOLI KAMI, MEHDI RAJABZADEH, SOHEILA SHAFIEI AND STEVEN CLEMENT A 2008. Annotated Checklist of Amphibians and Reptiles of Iran. Iranian Journal of Animal Biosystematics4 (1): 7-30
  • Rösler, H. 1999. Paläarktische Geckos (Reptilia: Gekkota). Teil II: Eublepharis turcmenicus DAREVSKY 1978. Sauria 21 (3): 21-26 - get paper here
  • Rösler, H. 2000. Kommentierte Liste der rezent, subrezent und fossil bekannten Geckotaxa (Reptilia: Gekkonomorpha). Gekkota 2: 28-153
  • Rösler, Herbert 1997. Paläarktische Geckos (Reptilia: Gekkota) Teil I: Historischer Überblick, Geographie und Klima, Verbreitung. Sauria 19 (1): 17-28 - get paper here
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  • Szczerbak, N.N. 2003. Guide to the Reptiles of the Eastern Palearctic. Krieger, Malabar, FL, 260 pp. - get paper here
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