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Hemidactylus thayene ZUG & MCMAHAN, 2007

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Higher TaxaGekkonidae, Gekkota, Sauria, Squamata (lizards: geckos) 
Subspecies 
Common Names 
SynonymHemidactylus thayene ZUG & MCMAHAN 2007 
DistributionMyanmar

Type locality: Myanmar, Magway Division, Shwe-Settaw Wildlife Sanctuary, Namada River bluff at main station (20° 03’ 33’’ N, 94° 35’ 39’’ E), ca. 112 m elevation.  
Reproductionoviparous 
TypesHolotype: USNM 
Comment 
Etymologynamed after the Burmese word for ghost, “thaye” (pronounced “thayay”, and “ne” for small. 
References
  • McMahan, C.D. & Zug, G.R. 2007. Burmese Hemidactylus (Reptilia, Squamata, Gekkonidae): geographic variation in the morphology of Hemidactylus bowringii in Myanmar and Yunnan, China. Proc. Cal. Acad. Sci. 58 (23-30): 485-509
 
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