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Sphaerodactylus semasiops THOMAS, 1975

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Higher TaxaSphaerodactylidae, Gekkota, Sauria, Squamata (lizards: geckos) 
Common NamesE: Cockpit Eyespotted Geckolet, Cockpit Least Gecko 
SynonymSphaerodactylus semasiops THOMAS 1975:183
Sphaerodactylus semasiops — SCHWARTZ & HENDERSON 1991: 534
Sphaerodactylus semasiops — KLUGE 1993
Sphaerodactylus semasiops — RÖSLER 2000: 114
Sphaerodactylus semasiops — WILSON 2011 

Type locality: 3.8 mi. (6.1 km) N Burnt Hill, Trelawny Parish, Jamaica.  
TypesHolotype: MCZ 132348. 
CommentFor illustrations see Thomas, 1975; Schwartz and Henderson, 1985. May have been reported (erroneously) from Colombia. 
  • Rösler, H. 2000. Kommentierte Liste der rezent, subrezent und fossil bekannten Geckotaxa (Reptilia: Gekkonomorpha). Gekkota 2: 28-153
  • Schwartz, A. & Henderson, R.W. 1991. Amphibians and Reptiles of the West Indies. University of Florida Press, Gainesville, 720 pp.
  • Schwartz, A. and Henderson, R.W. 1985. A guide to the identification of the amphibians and reptiles of the West Indies exclusive of Hispaniola. Milwaukee Public Mus., 165 pp.
  • Thomas, R. 1975. The argus group of West Indian Sphaerodactylus (Sauria: Gekkonidae). Herpetologica 31: 177-195. - get paper here
  • Wilson, Byron S. 2011. Conservation of Jamaican amphibians and reptiles. In: Hailey et al., eds, Conservation of Caribbean Island Herpetofaunas Volume 2: 273-310
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