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A new insular species of Cyrtodactylus Squamata Gekkonidae from northeastern Peninsular Malaysia, Malaysia

Onn, C.K.; Ahmad, N.

Zootaxa 2389(5): 47-56

2010


ISSN/ISBN: 1175-5326
Accession: 037384059

A new species of endemic Cyrtodactylus is described from Pulau Tenggol, Terengganu, off the northeastern coast of Peninsular Malaysia. It differs from other Sunda Shelf species by having a maximum SVL of 92 mm, enlarged tubercles on body and hind limbs but none on fore limbs, 27-35 ventral scale, a single row of transversely enlarged, median subcaudal scales, 18-20 subdigital lamellae on fourth toe, four precloacal pores, and a single row of enlarged, non porebearing femoral scales beneath each thigh which are not continuous with the precloacal pores.

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