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Tarentola gomerensis JOGER & BISCHOFF, 1983

IUCN Red List - Tarentola gomerensis - Least Concern, LC

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Higher TaxaPhyllodactylidae, Gekkota, Sauria, Squamata (lizards: geckos)
Common NamesE: Gomero Wall Gecko
G: Gomera-Gecko 
SynonymTarentola gomerensis JOGER & BISCHOFF 1983
Tarentola gomerensis — KLUGE 1993
Tarentola (Makariogecko) gomerensis — CARRANZA et al. 2000
Tarentola gomerensis — BÖHME 2014: 134 
DistributionLa Gomera (Canary Islands) [Spain]

Type locality: Valle Hermigua, (under stones), Gomera (Canary Islands).  
TypesHolotype: ZFMK 35207; paratypes: NMW, ZMH, MNHN, HLMD, ZSM 
CommentNot listed by Engelmann et al. (1993). 
  • 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
  • Böhme, Wolfgang 2014. Herpetology in Bonn. Mertensiella 21. vi + 256 pp. - 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
  • Evenhuis, T. 2006. La Gomera: Herpetologische waarnemingen, November 2005. Lacerta 64 (2): 64-75 - get paper here
  • Gemel, R.; G. Gassner & S. Schweiger 2019. Katalog der Typen der Herpetologischen Sammlung des Naturhistorischen Museums Wien – 2018. Ann. Naturhist. Mus. Wien, B 121: 33–248
  • Glaw, Frank and Kathrin Schmidt 2003. Über die Irisfärbung der Kanarischen Mauergeckos Tarentola delalandii und Tarentola gomerensis (Sauria: Gekkonidae). Gekkota 4: 40-42
  • Joger U; Bischoff W 1983. Zwei neue Taxa der Gattung Tarentola (Reptilia: Sauria: Gekkonidae) von den Kanarischen Inseln. Bonner Zoologische Beiträge 34 (1-3): 459-468 - get paper here
  • Nogales M., M. López, J. Jiménez-Asensio, J. M. Larruga, M. Hernández, 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 - get paper here
  • Sindaco, R. & Jeremcenko, V.K. 2008. The reptiles of the Western Palearctic. Edizioni Belvedere, Latina (Italy), 579 pp. - get paper here
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