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Tarentola fogoensis VASCONCELOS, PERERA, GENIEZ, HARRIS & CARRANZA, 2012

IUCN Red List - Tarentola fogoensis - Least Concern, LC

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Higher TaxaPhyllodactylidae, Gekkota, Sauria, Squamata (lizards: geckos) 
Subspecies 
Common Names 
SynonymTarentola fogoensis VASCONCELOS, PERERA, GENIEZ, HARRIS & CARRANZA 2012: 344
Tarentola delalandii var. boettgeri — BOULENGER 1906: 200
Tarentola darwini — JOGER 1984: 96 (part.) 
DistributionCape Verde archipelago (Fogo island)

Type locality: Fogo Island (Cape Verde), Ilhéu de Contenda (14.983°N, 24.438°W, WGS84)  
Reproduction 
TypesHolotype: MNHN 2011.0203, male 
CommentMORPHOBANK M42945–M43220, M55902-M55919 
EtymologyThe species epithet is an adjective that refers to the island where the taxon is found, Fogo. 
References
  • Vasconcelos, R., A. Perera, P. Geniez, D. J. Harris, and S. Carranza. 2012. An integrative taxonomic revision of the Tarentola geckos (Squamata, Phyllodactylidae) of the Cape Verde Islands. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 164 (2): 328-360 - get paper here
 
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