You are here » home advanced search search results Afroedura halli

Afroedura halli (HEWITT, 1935)

Can you confirm these amateur observations of Afroedura halli?

Add your own observation of
Afroedura halli »

Find more photos by Google images search: Google images

Higher TaxaGekkonidae, Gekkota, Sauria, Squamata (lizards: geckos)
Common NamesE: Hall’s Flat Gecko, Inland Rock Gecko 
SynonymOedura halli HEWITT 1935: 321
Afroedura karroica halli — LOVERIDGE 1947: 271
Afroedura karroica halli — WERMUTH 1965
Afroedura halli — BRANCH 1998: 233
Afroedura karroica halli — KLUGE 2001
Afroedura halli — ALEXANDER & MARAIS 2007
Afroedura halli — MASHININI & MAHLANGU 2013 
DistributionRepublic of South Africa (Eastern Cape)

Type locality: Telle Junction near Palmietfontein, Herschel district, elevation about 4500 feet, Cape Province (now Eastern Cape).  
TypesSyntypes: NMSA (also as NMP, TM) 19183 (Natal Museum, Pietermaritzburg, Natal) 
Etymologynamed after the collector of the type, C. Hall. 
  • Bates, M.F.; Branch, W.R., Bauer, A.M.; Burger, M., Marais, J.; Alexander, G.J. & de Villliers, M.S. (eds.) 2014. Atlas and Red List of the Reptiles of South Africa, Lesotho, and Swaziland. Suricata 1. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria, 512 pp.
  • Branch, W. R. 1998. Field Guide to the Snakes and Other Reptiles of Southern Africa. 3rd ed. Fully Revised and Updated to Include 83 New Species. Ralph Curtis Books (Sanibel Island, Florida), 399 pp.
  • Branch, William R. 1993. A Photographic Guide to Snakes and Other Reptiles of Southern Africa. Cape Town: Struik Publishers, 144 S.
  • Hewitt, J. 1926. Descriptions of some new species of batrachians and lizards from South Africa. Annals of the Natal Museum (Pietermaritzburg) 5: 435-448
  • Hewitt, J. 1935. Some new forms of batrachians and reptiles from South Africa. Rec. Albany Mus. 4: 283-357
  • JACOBSEN, NIELS H. G.; ARIANNA L. KUHN, TODD R. JACKMAN & AARON M. BAUER 2014. A phylogenetic analysis of the southern African gecko genus Afroedura Loveridge (Squamata: Gekkonidae), with the description of nine new species from Limpopo and Mpumalanga provinces of South Africa. Zootaxa 3846 (4): 451–501 - 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
External links  
Is it interesting? Share with others:

As link to this species use URL address:

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

Please submit feedback about this entry to the curator