You are here » home advanced search search results Sphaerodactylus corticola

Sphaerodactylus corticola GARMAN, 1888

IUCN Red List - Sphaerodactylus corticola - Least Concern, LC

Can you confirm these amateur observations of Sphaerodactylus corticola?

Add your own observation of
Sphaerodactylus corticola »

We have no photos, try to find some by Google images search: Google images

Higher TaxaSphaerodactylidae, Gekkota, Sauria, Squamata (lizards: geckos) 
SubspeciesSphaerodactylus corticola aporrox SCHWARTZ 1968
Sphaerodactylus corticola campter SCHWARTZ 1968
Sphaerodactylus corticola soter SCHWARTZ 1968
Sphaerodactylus corticola corticola GARMAN 1888 
Common NamesRum Cay Least Gecko 
SynonymSphaerodactylus corticolus GARMAN 1888:111
Sphaerodactylus corticola — SCHWARTZ & HENDERSON 1991: 483
Sphaerodactylus corticola — KLUGE 1993
Sphaerodactylus corticola — RÖSLER 2000: 111 
DistributionBahamas (East Plana Cay, Acklin's Island), Crooked Island, North Cay, Fish Cay, Castle Island, Rum Cay), San Salvador Island

corticola: Rum Cay. Type locality: Rum Cay, Bahama Islands.

apporox: East Plana Cay.

campter: Crooked-Acklins Bank.

soter: San Salvador I. and satellites.

INCERTAE SEDIS: The species may occur on Conception I.; material from Samanâ Cay, Bahama Is., is unassigned subspecifically. 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.
 
Reproductionoviparous 
TypesSyntypes: MCZ 6219
Holotype: AMNH 76146 [apporox]
Holotype: CM 40636 [campter]
Holotype: CM 40635 [soter] 
CommentFor illustrations see Schwartz, 1968. 
References
  • Garman, S. 1888. Reptiles and batrachians from the Caymans and from the Bahamas. Collected by Prof. C. J. Maynard for the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Cambridge, Mass. Bull. Essex Inst. 20: 101-113
  • Rösler, H. 2000. Kommentierte Liste der rezent, subrezent und fossil bekannten Geckotaxa (Reptilia: Gekkonomorpha). Gekkota 2: 28-153
  • Schwartz, A. 1968. The geckos (Sphaerodactylus) of the southern Bahama Islands. Annals of the Carnegie Museum 39: 227-271.
  • Schwartz, A. & Henderson, R.W. 1991. Amphibians and Reptiles of the West Indies. University of Florida Press, Gainesville, 720 pp.
 
External links  
Is it interesting? Share with others:

As link to this species use URL address:

http://reptile-database.reptarium.cz/species?genus=Sphaerodactylus&species=corticola

without field 'search_param'. Field 'search_param' is used for browsing search result.



Please submit feedback about this entry to the curator