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Lepidoblepharis colombianus MECHLER, 1968

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Higher TaxaSphaerodactylidae, Gekkota, Sauria, Squamata (lizards: geckos)
Common Names 
SynonymLepidoblepharis festae colombianus MECHLER 1968
Lepidoblepharis festae colombianus — PETERS et al. 1970: 159
Lepidoblepharis colombianus — VANZOLINI 1978
Lepidoblepharis columbianus [sic] — ZOOLOGICAL RECORD
Lepidoblepharis colombianus — KLUGE 1993
Lepidoblepharis colombianus — RÖSLER 2000: 90 
DistributionColombia (Cundinamarca)

Type locality: Cafetal Argalia, Dapartamento Cundinamarca, Colombia, 1600 m elevation.  
TypesHolotype: MRSN (= MSNTO) R225 
EtymologyNamed after the type locality in Colombia. 
  • Ayala S C & Castro F. 1983. Dos nuevos gecos (Sauria: Gekkonidae, Sphaerodactylinae) para Colombia: Lepidoblepharis xanthostigma (Noble) y descripcion de una nueva especie. Caldasia 13 (No. 65): 743-753 - get paper here
  • CALDERÓN-ESPINOSA, MARTHA LUCIA & GUIDO FABIAN MEDINA-RANGEL 2016. A new Lepidoblepharis lizard (Squamata: Sphaerodactylidae) from the Colombian Guyana shield. . Zootaxa 4067 (2): 215–232 - get paper here
  • Mechler, B. 1968. Les Geckonidés de la Colombie. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 75: 305—371. - get paper here
  • Miyata K 1985. A new Lepidoblepharis from the Pacific slope of the Ecuadorian Andes (Sauria: Gekkonidae). Herpetologica 41 (2) 1985: 121-127 - get paper here
  • Páez, V.P. et al. 2002. Guía de campo de algunas especies de anfibios y reptiles de Antioquia. Universidad de Antioquia, - get paper here
  • Peters, James A. & Donoso-Barros, Roberto 1970. Catalogue of the Neotropical Squamata: Part II. Lizards and Amphisbaenians. Bull. US Natl. Mus. 297: 293 pp. - get paper here
  • Rösler, H. 2000. Kommentierte Liste der rezent, subrezent und fossil bekannten Geckotaxa (Reptilia: Gekkonomorpha). Gekkota 2: 28-153
  • Vanzolini P E 1978. Lepidoblepharis in Amazonia (Sauria, Gekkonidae). Pap. Avul. Zool., Sao Paulo 31(13) 1978: 203-211 - get paper here
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