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Hemidactylus tropidolepis MOCQUARD, 1888

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Higher TaxaGekkonidae, Gekkota, Sauria, Squamata (lizards: geckos) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesMocquard's Leaf-toed Gecko, Ogaden Gecko 
SynonymHemidactylus tropidolepis MOCQUARD 1888
Teratolepis tropidolepis — PARKER 1942: 36
Hemidactylus tropidolepis tropidolepis — LOVERIDGE 1947: 110
Hemidactylus tropidolepis — WERMUTH 1965: 86
Hemidactylus tropidolepis — KLUGE 1993
Hemidactylus tropidolepis — RÖSLER 2000: 88
Hemidactylus tropidolepis — LARGEN & SPAWLS 2010: 315 
DistributionKenya, Somalia (Tana River/Kenya British Somaliland), Ethiopia

Type locality: “Pays Çomalis” [= Somaliland = Somalia, fide LOVERIDGE 1947] Map legend:
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Reproductionoviparous 
TypesHolotype: MNHN 84-635 
Comment 
References
  • Anderson, L. 1912. Notes on Hemidactylus tropidolepis. Jahrb. Ver. Nat. Wiesbaden 65: 227-231
  • Lanza, B. 1990. Amphibians and reptiles of the Somali Democratic Republic: check list and biogeography. Biogeographia, 14: 407-465 [1988]
  • Largen, M.J.; Spawls, S. 2006. Lizards of Ethiopia (Reptilia Sauria): an annotated checklist, bibliography, gazetteer and identification. Tropical Zoology 19 (1): 21-109 - get paper here
  • Largen, M.J.; Spawls, S. 2010. Amphibians and Reptiles of Ethiopia and Eritrea. Edition Chimaira, Frankfurt, 694 pp.
  • Loveridge,A. 1947. Revision of the African lizards of the family Gekkondiae. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. Harvard 98: 1-469 - get paper here
  • Mocquard, F. 1888. Sur une collection de reptiles et de batraciens rapportés des pays comalis et de Zanzibar par M. G. Révoil. Mémoires Publies par la Société Philomathique a l’occasion du Centenaire de sa fondation 1788—1888, Paris, pp. 109—134.
  • Parker, H. W. 1942. The lizards of British Somaliland. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. Harvard 91: 1—101 - get paper here
  • Peters,W.C.H. 1870. Eine Mitteilung über neue Amphibien (Hemidactylus, Urosaura, Tropidolepisma, Geophis, Uriechis, Scaphiophis, Hoplocephlaus, Rana, Entomogossus, Cystignathus, Hylodes, Arthroleptis, Phyllobates, Cophomantis) des Königlich-zoologischen Museums. Monatsber. Akad. Wiss. Berlin 1870: 641-652
  • Rösler, H. 2000. Kommentierte Liste der rezent, subrezent und fossil bekannten Geckotaxa (Reptilia: Gekkonomorpha). Gekkota 2: 28-153
  • Spawls, S. & Rotich, D. 1997. An annotated checklist of the lizards of Kenya. J. East African Nat. Hist. 86: 61-83 - get paper here
  • Spawls, S.; Howell, K.; Drewes, R.C. & Ashe, J. 2002. A field guide to the reptiles of East Africa. Academic Press, 543 pp. [reviews in HR 34: 396 and Afr. J. Herp. 51; 147] - get paper here
 
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