Phelsuma roesleri GLAW, GEHRING, KÖHLER, FRANZEN & VENCES, 2010
Can you confirm these amateur observations of Phelsuma roesleri?
|Higher Taxa||Gekkonidae, Gekkota, Sauria, Squamata (lizards: geckos)|
|Synonym||Phelsuma roesleri GLAW, GEHRING, KÖHLER, FRANZEN & VENCES 2010|
|Distribution||N Madagascar (Antsiranana)|
Type locality: Ankarana Massif approximately 2 km NE Mahamasina (aerial distance), 12°57’42’’ S, 49°08’59’’ E, 128 m elevation, Antsiranana Province, north Madagascar. Map legend:
- Type locality.
- Region according to the TDWG standard, not a precise distribution map.
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|Types||Holotype: ZSM 1517/2008 (FGZC 1828), adult male, hemipenes everted, collected on 24 February 2008 by F. Glaw & Z. T. Nagy.|
Paratypes: UADBA uncatalogued (FGZC 1645–1646), two specimens (most probably adult) of unknown sex, ZSM 1516/2008 (FGZC 1667), male, all collected at the type locality, on 14 February 2008 by F. Glaw, M. Franzen, J. Köhler, A. G. Rakotovao & K. Zafinasolo.
|Comment||Photo in Elaphe 18 (2): 23 .|
|Etymology||Named after Herbert Rösler, in recognition of his contributions to the knowledge of geckos in general and of the genus Phelsuma in particular.|
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