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Tarentola delalandii (DUMÉRIL & BIBRON, 1836)

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Higher TaxaPhyllodactylidae, Gekkota, Sauria, Squamata (lizards: geckos) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesE: Tenerife Wall Gecko
G: Kanarischer Mauergecko, Kanarengecko 
SynonymPlatydactylus delalandii DUMÉRIL & BIBRON 1836: 324
Gecko (Platydactylus) Delalandii — WEBB & BERTHELOT 1839
Tarentola delalandii — GRAY 1845: 165
Tarentola delalandii — BOULENGER 1885: 199
Tarentola delalandii delalandii — LOVERIDGE 1947: 331
Tarentola delalandii — WERMUTH 1965: 179
Tarentola (Makariogecko) delalandii — JOGER 1984
Tarentola delalandii — KLUGE 1993
Tarentola (Makariogecko) delalandii — CARRANZA et al. 2000 
DistributionTenerife, La Palma (Canary Islands) [Spain]

Type locality: Tenerife [see comment].  
Reproductionoviparous 
TypesHolotype: MNHN 2275 
CommentNot listed by Engelmann et al. (1993). WERMUTH (1965) and other authors include boettgeri, gigas and rudis as subspecies of T. delalandii. DUMÉRIL & BIBRON (1836) included as type localities also “Madeira and Senegal”. 
References
  • ARNOLD, U. 2013. Vereinfachte Geschlechtsbestimmung bei Tarentola delalandii (DUMÉRIL & BIBRON, 1836) und Tarentola mauritanica (LINNAEUS, 1758). Sauria 35 (2): 61-62 - get paper here
  • Bischoff, W. 1984. Bemerkungen über die endemische Echsenfauna der Kanarischen Inseln. Sauria 6 (2): 5-11 - get paper here
  • Bischoff, W. 1985. Die Herpetofauna der Kanarischen Inseln. II. Die Geckos der Gattung Tarentola. Herpetofauna 7 (35): 27-34 - get paper here
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1885. Catalogue of the Lizards in the British Museum (Nat. Hist.) I. Geckonidae, Eublepharidae, Uroplatidae, Pygopodidae, Agamidae. London: 450 pp. - get paper here
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1893. Note on Tarentola americana. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (6)12: 204 - get paper here
  • Carranza, S., Arnold, E. Nicholas; Mateo, J. A. and L. F. López-Jurado 2000. Long-distance colonization and radiation in gekkonid lizards, Tarentola (Reptilia: Gekkonidae), revealed by mitochondrial DNA sequences. Proc. R. Soc. London B 267: 637-649 - get paper here
  • Duméril, A.M. C. and G. Bibron. 1836. Erpetologie Générale ou Histoire Naturelle Complete des Reptiles. Vol. 3. Libr. Encyclopédique Roret, Paris, 528 pp. - get paper here
  • Fuentes-Fernández, María de, María Mercedes Suárez-Rancel, Miguel Molina-Borja 2016. Variation in body size and morphometric traits of males and females of the wall gecko, Tarentola delalandii (Phyllodactylidae) from different environments on Tenerife African Journal of Herpetology 65 (2):83-98, DOI: 10.1080/21564574.2016.1234512
  • Grossmann, W. 2008. Herpetologische Beobachtungen im Norden Teneriffas. Sauria 30 (2): 5-10 - get paper here
  • Kwet, Axel 2013. Die globale Reptilienkrise. Terraria-Elaphe 2013 (3): 8-10 - get paper here
  • Loveridge, A. 1944. Certain American geckos of the genus Tarentola. Copeia 1944 (1): 18-20 - get paper here
  • Nogales M., M. López, J. Jiménez-Asensio, J. M. Larruga, M. Hernández,<br />and P. González 1998. Evolution and biogeography of the genus Tarentola (Sauria: Gekkonidae) in the Canary Islands, inferred from mitochondrial DNA sequences. J. Evol. Biol. 11: 481–494
  • Pany, P. 2006. Die Häutung eines Kanaren-Geckos )Tarentola delalandii) in freier Wildbahn. Elaphe 14 (2): 67-69
  • Schleich, H.-H. 1980. Der kapverdische Riesengecko, Tarentola delalandii (Bocage, 1896) (Reptilia, Sauria-Geckonidae). Spixiana 3 (2): 147-155 - get paper here
  • Sindaco, R. & Jeremcenko, V.K. 2008. The reptiles of the Western Palearctic. Edizioni Belvedere, Latina (Italy), 579 pp. - get paper here
  • Vences, M. 2009. Lizard Radiations, in: Gillespie Clague, Encyclopedia of islands. University of California Press, pp. 558-563
  • Webb & Berthelot 1839. Histoire naturelle des Iles Canaries. Vol. 2 (2): pl. 1
 
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