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Paroedura masobe NUSSBAUM & RAXWORTHY, 1994

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Higher TaxaGekkonidae, Gekkota, Sauria, Squamata (lizards: geckos) 
Subspecies 
Common Names 
SynonymParoedura masobe NUSSBAUM & RAXWORTHY 1994
Paroedura masobe — RÖSLER 2000: 101
Paroedura masobe — BAUER 2013 (plates) 
DistributionCE Madagascar (Zahamena-Nature Reserve)  
Reproductionoviparous 
TypesHolotype: UMMZ 206569 
Diagnosis 
CommentTotal length: max. 200 mm (biggest species of the genus Paroedura). 
Etymology 
References
  • Aprea, Gennaro; Franco Andreone, Domenico Fulgione, Agnese Petraccioli, and Gaetano Odierna 2013. Chromosomal Rearrangements Occurred Repeatedly and Independently during Species Diversification in Malagasy Geckos, Genus Paroedura. African Zoology Apr 2013, Vol. 48, No. 1: 96-108. - get paper here
  • Bauer, A.M. 2013. Geckos - The Animal Answer Guide. Johns Hopkins University Press, 159 pp.
  • Daoues, Karim & Francis Girard 2004. Note on a Malagasy Shipment with Geckos Belonging to the Genus Paroedura Gunther. Gekko 4 (1): 6-7
  • Glaw,F.; Schmidt, K. & Vences,M. 2003. Nachtgeckos aus Madagaskar. DATZ 56 (9): 6-11
  • Jackman,Todd R.; Aaron M. Bauer, Eli Greenbaum, Frank Glaw and Miguel Vences 2008. Molecular phylogenetic relationships among species of the Malagasy-Comoran gecko genus Paroedura (Squamata: Gekkonidae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 46 (1): 74-81 - get paper here
  • Liebel, K.; Meyer, M. & Schmidt, W. 2004. Die Madagassischen Großkopfgeckos (Paroedura). Draco 5 (18): 28-39 - get paper here
  • Nussbaum, R.A. & C.J. Raxworthy 1994. A new rainforest gecko of the genus Paroedura GÜNTHER from Madagascar. Herpetological Natural History 2 (1): 43-49.
  • Rosa, Gonçalo M.; Jean Noël and Franco Andreone. 2011. Confirming a new population of the endangered Paroedura masobe (Squamata: Gekkonidae) in the relict Betampona low elevation rainforest, eastern Madagascar. Herpetology Notes 4: 405-407 - get paper here
  • Rösler, H. 2000. Kommentierte Liste der rezent, subrezent und fossil bekannten Geckotaxa (Reptilia: Gekkonomorpha). Gekkota 2: 28-153
  • Schönecker, P. 2017. Die madagassischen Großkopfgeckos der Gattung Paroedura Reptilia (Münster) 22 (125): 1423
  • Schönecker, P. & Böhle, A. 2004. Die Geckogattungen Madagaskars. Draco 5 (19): 56-67 - get paper here
 
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