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Lepidodactylus gardineri BOULENGER, 1897

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Higher TaxaGekkonidae, Sauria (lizards: geckos) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesRotuman Forest Gecko 
SynonymLepidodactylus Gardineri BOULENGER 1897 : 306
Lepidodactylus gardineri - BOULENGER 1899
Lepidodactylus gardineri — WERMUTH 1965: 98
Lepidodactylus gardeneri - BROWN & PARKER 1977
Lepidodactylus gardineri — KLUGE 1993
Lepidodactylus gardineri — RÖSLER 2000: 91 
DistributionPolynesia (Rotuma Island, Fiji Islands)

Type locality: Rotuma Island, Polynesia.  
TypesHolotype: BMNH 1946.8.22.35 
CommentMember of Lepidodactylus group II. 
References
  • Boulenger, G. A. 1897. On the reptiles of Rotuma Island, Polynesia. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (6) 20: 306-307 - get paper here
  • Brown,W.C. & Parker,F. 1977. Lizards of the genus Lepidodactylus (Gekkonidae) from the Indo-Australian Archipelago and the islands of the Pacific, with description of new species. Proc. Cal. Acad. Sci. 41: 253-265 - get paper here
  • Ineich, I. 2008. A new arboreal Lepidodactylus (Reptilia: Gekkonidae) from Espiritu Santo Island, Vanuatu: from egg to holotype. Zootaxa 1918: 26–38 - get paper here
  • Morrison, C. 2003. A Field Guide to the Herpetofauna of Fiji. Suva, Fiji: Institute of Applied Sciences, University of the South Pacific, 121 pp.
  • Ota, Hidetoshi, Robert N. Fisher, Ivan Ineich, Ted J. Case, Ray R. Radtkey and George R. Zug. 1998. A new Lepidodactylus (Squmata: Gekkonidae) from Vanuatu. Herpetologica 54 (3): 325-332 - get paper here
  • Rösler, H. 2000. Kommentierte Liste der rezent, subrezent und fossil bekannten Geckotaxa (Reptilia: Gekkonomorpha). Gekkota 2: 28-153
  • Zug, G. R.; Watling, D.; Alefaio, T.; Alefaio, S.; Ludescher, C. 2003. A new gecko (Reptilia: Squamata: Genus Lepidodactylus) from Tuvalu, South-central Pacific. Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 116 (1): 38-46 - get paper here
  • Zug,G. R. 1991. The lizards of Fiji: Natural history and systematics. Bishop Mus. Bull. Zool. 2: 1-136
 
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