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Phelsuma standingi METHUEN & HEWITT, 1913

IUCN Red List - Phelsuma standingi - Vulnerable, VU

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Higher TaxaGekkonidae, Sauria (lizards: geckos) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesE: Standing's Day Gecko
G: Querstreifen-Taggecko 
SynonymPhelsuma standingi METHUEN & HEWITT 1913
Phelsuma standingi — MERTENS 1962: 111
Phelsuma standingi — KLUGE 1993
Phelsuma standingi — GLAW & VENCES 1994: 291
Phelsuma standingi — BERGHOF 2005: 83
Phelsuma standingi — HALLMANN et al. 2008: 206 
DistributionSW Madagascar

Type locality: restricted to forests near the Onilahy River near Maroamalona, SW Madagascar (LOVERIDGE 1942). Map legend:
TDWG region - Region according to the TDWG standard, not a precise distribution map.

NOTE: TDWG regions are generated automatically from the text in the distribution field and not in every cases it works well. We are working on it.
 
TypesHolotype: TM 4251 
CommentMember of the Phelsuma madagascariensis (phenetic) group (GLAW, VENCES & ZIEGLER 1999).

Max. length: 280 mm 
Etymologynamed after H.F. Standing. 
References
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  • Berghof, H.-P. 2005. Taggeckos. Natur und Tier Verlag, Münster, 144 pp. - get paper here
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  • Bonetti, Mathilde 2002. 100 Sauri. Mondadori (Milano), 192 pp.
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  • Loveridge,A.R. 1942. Revision of the Afro-Oriental geckos of the genus Phelsuma. Bull. Mus. comp. Zool. Harvard 89: 439-482 - get paper here
  • Mashinini, P. L. and Mahlangu, L. M. 2013. An annotated catalogue of the types of gekkonid lizards (Reptilia: Squamata: Gekkonidae) in the Herpetology collection of the Ditsong National Museum of Natural History, South Africa. Annals of the Ditsong National Museum of Natural History 3: 165-181
  • Meier H 1984. Zwei neue Formen der Gattung Phelsuma von den Komoren (Sauria: Gekkonidae). Salamandra 20 (1): 32-38
  • Meier, H. 1977. Beobachtungen an Phelsuma standingi. Salamandra 13 (1): 1-12
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  • Methuen, P. A. & J. Hewitt 1913. On a collection of reptiles from Madagascar made during the year 1911. Ann. Transvaal Mus. 3 (4): 183-193. - get paper here
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  • Rösler, Herbert 2001. Zur Rumpfbeschuppung der Gattung Phelsuma GRAY 1825: zoogeographische Aspekte (Sauria: Gekkonedae). Gekkota 3: 47-73
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