Gekko coi BROWN, SILER, OLIVEROS, DIESMOS & ALCALA, 2011
Can you confirm these amateur observations of Gekko coi?
|Higher Taxa||Gekkonidae, Gekkota, Sauria, Squamata (lizards: geckos)|
|Synonym||Gekko coi BROWN, SILER, OLIVEROS, DIESMOS & ALCALA 2011|
Type locality: a large stream-side boulder near sea level in mixed second growth and primary forest at Barangay Tampayan, Municipality of Magdiwang, Romblon Province, northeast coast of Sibuyan Island, Philippines (12.486°N, 122.516°E; datum = WGS84).
|Types||Holotype: PNM 9765 (Field no. RMB 2961; formerly KU 326208), an adult male collected by ACD at 2330 h on 2 January 2001.|
Paratypes: FMNH, CA
|Etymology||Named after a colleague and friend of the authors, Leonardo L. Co, a widely respected botanist and conservation biologist who passed away prematurely in November 2010 while conducting fieldwork on Leyte Island.|