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Gekko reevesii (GRAY, 1831)

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Higher TaxaGekkonidae, Gekkota, Sauria, Squamata (lizards: geckos)
Subspecies 
Common NamesE: Reeves’ Tokay Gecko
G: Reeves’ Tokeh
Chinese: 黑疣大壁虎 
SynonymGecko Reevesii GRAY 1831: 48
Gekko reevesii — RÖSLER et al. 2011
Gekko reevesii — ZHANG et al. 2014
Gekko (Gekko) reevesii — WOOD et al. 2019 
DistributionChina, NW Vietnam (Son La)

Type locality: China  
Reproduction 
TypesHolotype: BMNH 1946.8.25.98 
DiagnosisOriginal description: “Black, with cross band of white spots, and some obscure rather larger tubercular scales.” (GRAY 1831). 
CommentSynonymy: Gecko Reevesii GRAY 1831 has been synonymized with G. gecko by MERTENS 1955, but resurrected by RÖSLER et al. 2011. 
References
  • Beolens, Bo; Michael Watkins, and Michael Grayson 2011. The Eponym Dictionary of Reptiles. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, USA - get paper here
  • Gawor, A., C. T. Pham, T. Q. Nguyen, T. T. Nguyen, A. Schmitz & T. Ziegler 2016. The herpetofauna of the Bai Tu Long National Park, northeastern Vietnam. Salamandra 52 (1): 23-41 - get paper here
  • Gray, J. E. 1831. A synopsis of the species of Class Reptilia. In: Griffith, E & E. Pidgeon: The animal kingdom arranged in conformity with its organisation by the Baron Cuvier with additional descriptions of all the species hither named, and of many before noticed [V Whittaker, Treacher and Co., London: 481 + 110 pp. [1830]
  • Mertens, R. 1955. Über eine eigenartige Rasse des Tokehs (Gekko gecko) aus Ost-Pakistan. Senckenbergiana Biologica 36: 21-24
  • Nguyen, Truong Quang; Anh Van Pham, Hoang Van Tu, Tan Van Nguyen, Thomas Ziegler 2018. New records and an updated list of lizards from Son La Province, Vietnam. Herpetology Notes 11: 209-216 - get paper here
  • RÖSLER, HERBERT; AARON M. BAUER, MATTHEW P. HEINICKE, ELI GREENBAUM, TODD JACKMAN, TRUONG QUANG NGUYEN & THOMAS ZIEGLER 2011. Phylogeny, taxonomy, and zoogeography of the genus Gekko Laurenti, 1768 with the revalidation of G. reevesii Gray, 1831 (Sauria: Gekkonidae). Zootaxa 2989: 1–50 - get paper here
  • Skipwith, P.L., Bi, K., Oliver, P.M. 2019. Relicts and radiations: Phylogenomics of an Australasian lizard clade with east Gondwanan origins (Gekkota: Diplodactyloidea). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution (2019), doi: - get paper here
  • Wang, Kai; Jinlong Ren, Hongman Chen, Zhitong Lyu, Xianguang Guo Ke Jiang, Jinmin Chen, Jiatang Li, Peng Guo, Yingyong Wang, Jing Che 2020. The updated checklists of amphibians and reptiles of China. Biodiversity Science 28 (2): 189-218 - get paper here
  • Wood Jr, Perry L.; Xianguang Guo, Scott L. Travers, Yong-Chao Su, Karen V. Olson, Aaron M. Bauer, L. Lee Grismer, Cameron D. Siler, Robert G. Moyle, Michael J. Andersen, Rafe M. Brown 2019. Parachute geckos free fall into synonymy: Gekko phylogeny, and a new subgeneric classification, inferred from thousands of ultraconserved elements. bioRxiv 717520 - get paper here
  • Zhang, Yueyun; Chongtao Chen, Li Li, Chengjian Zhao, Weicai Chen & Yong Huang 2014. Insights from ecological niche modeling on the taxonomic distinction and niche differentiation between the black- spotted and red-spotted tokay geckoes (Gekko gecko). Ecology and Evolution 4 (17): 3383– 3394, doi: 10.1002/ece3.1183 - get paper here
  • Ziegler, T., RAUHAUS, A., TRAN, T.D., PHAM, C.T., VAN SCHINGEN, M., DANG, P.H., LE, M.D. & NGUYEN, T.Q. 2015. Die Amphibien- und Reptilienfauna der Me-Linh-Biodiversitätsstation in Nordvietnam. Sauria 37 (4): 11-44 - get paper here
 
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