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Luperosaurus sorok DAS, LAKIM, KANDAUNG, 2008

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Higher TaxaGekkonidae, Gekkota, Sauria, Squamata (lizards: geckos) 
Common Names 
SynonymLuperosaurus sorok DAS, LAKIM, KANDAUNG 2008 
DistributionMalaysia (Borneo: Crocker Range Park, Sabah)

Type locality: near bank of Sungai Bariawa, Crocker Range Park (05°24'177"N, 116°07'897"E), Keningau District, Sabah, Malaysia (Borneo).  
TypesHolotype: SP 06618, female, collected 19 February 2002 by Pius Kandaung. 
EtymologyDerived from Malay, meaning "to hide", in reference to its presumed ecologically cryptic nature. 
  • Das, Indraneil; Lakim, Maklarin; Kandaung, Pius. 2008. New species of Luperosaurus (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from the Crocker Range Park, Sabah, Malaysia (Borneo). Zootaxa 1719: 53-60 - get paper here
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