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Neu beschriebene Reptilien

Die Übersicht informiert über Reptilien, die in den letzten 12 Monaten neu beschrieben wurden und gibt Hinweise auf taxonomische Veränderungen.



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2016-05-11Blaesodactylus victoriGekkonidaeA new species of Blaesodactylus (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from Tsingy limestone outcrops in Namoroka National Park, north-western Madagascar [IVAN INEICH, FRANK GLAW, MIGUEL VENCES]
2016-05-10Parsigecko ziaieiGekkonidaeA new genus and species of gekkonid lizard (Squamata: Gekkota: Gekkonidae) from Hormozgan Province with a revised key to gekkonid genera of Iran [BARBOD SAFAEI-MAHROO, HANYEH GHAFFARI, STEVEN C. ANDERSON]
2016-05-09Trachylepis thomensis
Trachylepis principensis
Scincidae
(Mabuyinae)
A review of the genus Trachylepis (Sauria: Scincidae) from the Gulf of Guinea, with descriptions of two new species in the Trachylepis maculilabris (Gray, 1845) species complex [LUIS M. P. CERÍACO, MARIANA P. MARQUES, AARON M. BAUER]
2016-05-05Cyrtodactylus hitchiGekkonidaeA new Bent-toed gecko (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from the Mekongga Mountains, South East Sulawesi, Indonesia [AWAL RIYANTO, HELLEN KURNIATI, ANDREW ENGILIS, JR]
2016-05-02Cyrtodactylus calamei
Cyrtodactylus hinnamnoensis
Cyrtodactylus sommerladi
GekkonidaeEvolution in karst massifs: Cryptic diversity among bent-toed geckos along the Truong Son Range with descriptions of three new species and one new country record from Laos [VINH QUANG LUU, MICHAEL BONKOWSKI, Truong QUang Nguyen, MINH DUC LE, NICOLE SCHNEIDER, HANH THI NGO, THOMAS ZIEGLER]
2016-04-29Gehyra girloorlooGekkonidaeSystematics of small Gehyra (Squamata: Gekkonidae) of the southern Kimberley, Western Australia: redescription of G. kimberleyi Börner & Schüttler, 1983 and description of a new restricted range species [PAUL M. OLIVER, GAYLEEN BOURKE, RENAE C. PRATT, PAUL DOUGHTY, CRAIG MORITZ]
2016-04-26Cyrtodactylus hidupselamanya
Cyrtodactylus lenggongensis
GekkonidaeTwo new Bent-toed Geckos of the Cyrtodactylus pulchellus complex from Peninsular Malaysia and multiple instances of convergent adaptation to limestone forest ecosystems [L. LEE GRISMER, PERRY L. WOOD, JR, SHAHRUL ANUAR, MARTA S. GRISMER, EVAN S. H. QUAH, MATTHEW L. MURDOCH, MOHD ABDUL MUIN, HAYDEN R. DAVIS, CÉSAR AGUILAR, RANDY KLABACKA, ANTHONY J. COBOS, ANCHALEE AOWPHOL, JACK W. SITES, JR]
2016-03-24Diplodactylus ameyiDiplodactylidaeA new species of gecko from arid inland regions of eastern Australia (Diplodactylus; Diplodactylidae) [PPATRICK J. COUPER, PAUL M. OLIVER]
2016-03-23Tytthoscincus batupanggah
Tytthoscincus leproauricularis
Scincidae
(Sphenomorphinae)
Two new species of diminutive leaf-litter skinks (Squamata: Scincidae: Tytthoscincus) from Gunung Penrissen, Sarawak, Malaysia (northern Borneo) [BENJAMIN R. KARIN, INDRANEIL DAS, AARON M. BAUER]
2016-03-21Microgecko chabaharensisGekkonidaeA new species of the genus Microgecko Nikolsky, 1907 (Sauria: Gekkonidae) from southern Iran [ALI GHOLAMIFARD, NASRULLAH RASTEGAR-POUYANI, ESKANDAR RASTEGAR-POUYANI, AZAR KHOSRAVANI, SEYYED SAEED HOSSEINIAN YOUSEFKHANI, HAMZEH ORAEI]
2016-03-21Cylindrophis subocularisCylindrophiidaeAn inconspicuous, conspicuous new species of Asian pipesnake, genus Cylindrophis (Reptilia: Squamata: Cylindrophiidae), from the south coast of Jawa Tengah, Java, Indonesia, and an overview of the tangled taxonomic history of C. ruffus (Laurenti, 1768) [MAX KIECKBUSCH, SVEN MECKE, LUKAS HARTMANN, LISA EHRMANTRAUT, MARK O’SHEA, HINRICH KAISER]
2016-03-21Bitis harenna Viperidae
(Viperinae)
A new large species of Bitis Gray, 1842 (Serpentes: Viperidae) from the Bale Mountains of Ethiopia [DAVID J. GOWER, EDWARD O. Z. WADE, STEPHEN SPAWLS, WOLFGANG BÖHME, EVAN R. BUECHLEY, DANIEL SYKES, TIMOTHY J. COLSTON]
2016-03-21Letheobia mbeerensisTyphlopidaeA new species of Letheobia (Serpentes: Typhlopidae) from central Kenya [PATRICK K. MALONZA, AARON M. BAUER, JACOB M. NGWAVA]
2016-03-16Tytthoscincus panchorensis Scincidae
(Sphenomorphinae)
The transfer of two clades of Malaysian Sphenomorphus Fitzinger (Squamata: Scincidae) into the genus Tytthoscincus Linkem, Diesmos, & Brown and the description of a new Malaysian swamp-dwelling species [L. LEE GRISMER, MOHD ABDUL MUIN, PERRY L. JR. WOOD, SHAHRUL ANUAR, CHARLES W. LINKEM]
2016-03-10Cyrtodactylus phetchaburiensisGekkonidaeA new Bent-toed Gecko (Squamata: Gekkonidae: Cyrtodactylus) from Phetchaburi Province, Thailand [OLIVIER S. G. PAUWELS, MONTRI SUMONTHA, AARON M. BAUER]
2016-03-09Oedura bella
Oedura fimbria
DiplodactylidaeSystematic revision of the marbled velvet geckos (Oedura marmorata species complex, Diplodactylidae) from the Australian arid and semi-arid zones [PAUL M. OLIVER, PAUL DOUGHTY]
2016-03-04Melanophidium khaireiUropeltidaeA reassessment of Melanophidium Günther, 1864 (Squamata: Serpentes: Uropeltidae) from the Western Ghats of peninsular India, with the description of a new species [DAVID J. GOWER, VARAD GIRI, ASHOK CAPTAIN, MARK WILKINSON]
2016-03-02Wallaceophis gujaratenesis Colubridae(Colubrinae)A New Miocene-Divergent Lineage of Old World Racer Snake from India [Zeeshan A. Mirza, Raju Vyas, Harshil Patel, Jaydeep Maheta, Rajesh V. Sanap]
2016-02-26Ptychozoon bannaenseGekkonidaeDescription of a new species of the genus Ptychozoon (Squamata: Gekkonidae), representing a new national record of this genus from southern Yunnan Province, China [YING-YONG WANG, JIAN WANG, ZU-YAO LIU]
2016-02-22Natrix astreptophoraNatricidaeIntegrative taxonomy provides evidence for the species status of the Ibero-Maghrebian grass snake Natrix astreptophora [Felix Pokrant, Carolin Kindler, Martin Ivanov, Marc Cheylan, Philippe Geniez, Wolfgang Böhme and Uwe Fritz]
2016-02-10Cyrtodactylus bansocensisGekkonidaeA new species of karst-dwelling bent-toed gecko (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from Khammouane Province, central Laos [VINH QUANG LUU, Truong QUang Nguyen, MINH DUC LE, MICHAEL BONKOWSKI, THOMAS ZIEGLER]
2016-01-31Japalura iadina
Japalura laeviventris
AgamidaeTwo new species of Japalura (Squamata: Agamidae) from the Hengduan Mountain Range, China [Kai WANG, Ke JIANG, Da-Hu ZOU, Fang YAN, Cameron D. SILER, Jing CHE]
2016-01-26Cyrtodactylus klakahensisGekkonidaeA new species of bent-toed gecko, genus Cyrtodactylus Gray, 1827 (Reptilia: Squamata: Gekkonidae), from Jawa Timur Province, Java, Indonesia, with taxonomic remarks on C. fumosus (Müller, 1895) [LUKAS HARTMANN, SVEN MECKE, MAX KIECKBUSCH, FELIX MADER, HINRICH KAISER]
2016-01-22Lepidoblepharis nukakSphaerodactylidaeA new Lepidoblepharis lizard (Squamata: Sphaerodactylidae) from the Colombian Guyana shield [MARTHA LUCIA CALDERÓN-ESPINOSA, GUIDO FABIAN MEDINA-RANGEL]
2016-01-22Cyrtodactylus ruffordGekkonidaeCyrtodactylus rufford, a new cave-dwelling bent-toed gecko (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from Khammouane Province, central Laos [VINH QUANG LUU, THOMAS CALAME, TRUONG QUANG Nguyen, MINH DUC LE, MICHAEL BONKOWSKI, THOMAS ZIEGLER]
2016-01-08Lygodactylus wojnowskiiGekkonidaeA new species of dwarf gecko in the genus Lygodactylus (squamata: Gekkonidae) from central Kenya [PATRICK K. MALONZA, CAROLINA GRANTHON, DEAN A. WILLIAMS]
2016-01-06Cordylus namakuiyusCordylidaeA review of Cordylus machadoi (Squamata: Cordylidae) in southwestern Angola, with the description of a new species from the Pro-Namib desert [EDWARD L. STANLEY, LUIS M. P. CERÍACO, SUZANA BANDEIRA, HILARIA VALERIO, MICHAEL F. BATES, WILLIAM R. BRANCH]
2016-01-05Cyrtodactylus gunungsenyumensisGekkonidaeA new species of karst forest Bent-toed Gecko (genus Cyrtodactylus Gray) not yet threatened by foreign cement companies and a summary of Peninsular Malaysia’s endemic karst forest herpetofauna and the need for its conservation [L. LEE GRISMER, P. L., JR. WOOD, SHAHRUL ANUAR, H. R. DAVIS, A. J. COBOS, M. L. MURDOCH]
2016-01-05Elseya ChelidaeA new species of freshwater turtle of the genus Elseya (Testudinata: Pleurodira: Chelidae) from the Northern Territory of Australia [SCOTT THOMSON, ARTHUR GEORGES]
2015-12-30Kinyongia msuyaeChamaeleonidaeA New Species of Chameleon (Sauria: Chamaeleonidae) Highlights the Biological Affinities Between the Southern Highlands and Eastern Arc Mountains of Tanzania [Michele Menegon, Simon P. Loader, Tim R.B. Davenport, Kim M. Howell, Colin R. Tilbury, Sophy Machaga, Krystal A. Tolley]
2015-12-22Cyrtodactylus petaniGekkonidaeThe fourth Bent-toed Gecko of the genus Cyrtodactylus (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from Java, Indonesia [AWAL RIYANTO, L. LEE GRISMER & PERRY L. WOOD, JR.]
2015-12-17Cyrtodactylus soudthichakiGekkonidaeA new species of Cyrtodactylus (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from the limestone forest of Khammouane Province, central Laos [VINH QUANG LUU, THOMAS CALAME, TRUONG QUANG NGUYEN, MICHAEL BONKOWSKI & THOMAS ZIEGLER]
2015-12-16Synophis bogerti
Synophis insulomontanus
Synophis zamora
Colubridae(Dipsadinae)Description and phylogeny of three new species of Synophis (Colubridae, Dipsadinae) from the tropical Andes in Ecuador and Peru [Omar Torres-Carvajal, Lourdes Echevarría, Pablo Javier Venegas, Germán Chávez, Jeffrey Camper]
2015-12-15Oligodon arenariusColubridae(Colubrinae)A new species of the genus Oligodon Fitzinger, 1826 (Squamata: Colubridae) from coastal southern Vietnam [ANNA B. VASSILIEVA]
2015-11-23Petracola angustisomaGymnophthalmidaeA new elusive species of Petracola (Squamata: Gymnophthalmidae) from the Utcubamba basin in the Andes of northern Peru [Lourdes Y. Echevarría and Pablo J. Venegas]
2015-11-20Eirenis occidentalisColubridae(Colubrinae)Alpine–Himalayan orogeny drove correlated morphological, molecular, and ecological diversification in the Persian dwarf snake (Squamata: Serpentes: Eirenis persicus) [Mahdi Rajabizadeh1, Zoltán T. Nagy, Dominique Adriaens, Aziz Avci, Rafaqat Masroor, Josef Schmidtler, Roman Nazarov, Hamid Reza Esmaeili andJ oachim Christiaens]
2015-11-09Dixonius taoiGekkonidaeA new species of Dixonius (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from Phu Quy Island, Vietnam [ANDREAS BOTOV, TRUNG MY PHUNG, TRUONG QUANG NGUYEN, AARON M. BAUER, IAN G. BRENNAN & THOMAS ZIEGLER]
2015-11-03Tympanocryptis diabolicus
Tympanocryptis fortescuensis
Tympanocryptis pseudopsephos
AgamidaeRevision of the Western Australian pebble-mimic dragon species-group (Tympanocryptis cephalus: Reptilia: Agamidae) [PAUL DOUGHTY, LUKE KEALLEY, LUKE P. SHOO & JANE MELVILLE]
2015-11-03Dactyloa maiaDactyloidaeA new species of Dactyloa from eastern Panama, with comments on other Dactyloa species present in the region [BEL BATISTA, MILAN VESELY, KONRAD MEBERT, SEBASTIAN LOTZKAT & GUNTHER KÖHLER]
2015-11-03Neue Gattung: MalayodraconAgamidaeThe systematic status of Gonocephalus robinsonii Boulenger, 1908 (Squamata: Agamidae: Draconinae) [WOLFGANG DENZER, ULRICH MANTHEY, KRISTIN MAHLOW & WOLFGANG BÖHME]
2015-10-31Aprasia wicherinaPygopodidaeTaxonomic resolution of the Aprasia repens species-group (Squamata: Pygopodidae) from the Geraldton Sandplains: a description of a new species and additional mainland records of A. clairae [Brad Maryan, Mark Adams and Ken P. Aplin]
2015-10-29Leposternon (Amphisbaena) bagualAmphisbaenidaeA new species of Leposternon Wagler, 1824 (Squamata, Amphisbaenia) from northeastern Argentina [SIRIA RIBEIRO, ALFREDO P. SANTOS-JR & HUSSAM ZAHER]
2015-10-21Chelonoidis donfaustoiTestudinidaeDescription of a New Galapagos Giant Tortoise Species (Chelonoidis; Testudines: Testudinidae) from Cerro Fatal on Santa Cruz Island [Nikos Poulakakis, Danielle L. Edwards, Ylenia Chiari, Ryan C. Garrick, Michael A. Russello, Edgar Benavides, Gregory J. Watkins-Colwell, Scott Glaberman, Washington Tapia, James P. Gibbs, Linda J. Cayot, Adalgisa Caccone]
2015-10-21Euspondylus paxcorpusGymnophthalmidaeA novel species of Euspondylus (Squamata: Gymnophthalmidae) from the Andes Mountains of central Peru [TIFFANY M. DOAN & GRANT ADAMS]
2015-10-21Anilios fossorTyphlopidaeA new species of Anilios (Scolecophidia: Typhlopidae) from Central Australia [GLENN M. SHEA]
2015-09-30Stenocercus albolineatusTropiduridaeMolecular data reveal spatial and temporal patterns of diversification and a cryptic new species of lowland Stenocercus Duméril & Bibron, 1837 (Squamata: Tropiduridae) [Mauro Teixeira Jr, Ivan Prates, Carolina Nisa, Nathalia Suzan Camarão Silva-Martins, Christine Strüssmann, Miguel Trefaut Rodrigues]
2015-09-25Hemidactylus yajurvediGekkonidaeA new rock dwelling Hemidactylus (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from Chhattisgarh, India [B.H.C.K. MURTHY, AARON BAUER, APARNA LAJMI, ISHAN AGARWAL & VARAD B. GIRI]
2015-09-23Acanthosaura phuketensisAgamidaeAcanthosaura phuketensis (Squamata: Agamidae), a new long-horned tree agamid from southwestern Thailand [OLIVIER S. G. PAUWELS, MONTRI SUMONTHA, KIRATI KUNYA, AWAT NITIKUL, PHAMON SAMPHANTHAMIT, PERRY L. WOOD, JR. & LEE L. GRISMER]
2015-09-23Cyrtodactylus psarops
Cyrtodactylus semicinctus
GekkonidaeTwo new species of Cyrtodactylus (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from the Southern Bukit Barisan Range of Sumatra and an estimation of their phylogeny [MICHAEL B. HARVEY, KYLE A. O’CONNELL, GABRIEL BARRAZA, AWAL RIYANTO, NIA KURNIAWAN & ERIC N. SMITH]
2015-09-22Pseudogekko atiorumGekkonidaeRedescription of the rare Philippine false gecko Pseudogekko brevipes (Reptilia: Squamata: Gekkonidae) and description of a new species [DREW R. DAVIS, JESSA L. WATTERS, GUNTHER KÖHLER, COLLIN WHITSETT, NICHOLAS A. HURON, RAFE M. BROWN, ARVIN C. DIESMOS & CAMERON D. SILER]
2015-09-11Phrynosoma bauri
Phrynosoma diminutum
PhrynosomatidaeA taxonomic revision of the Phrynosoma douglasii species complex (Squamata: Phrynosomatidae) [RICHARD R. MONTANUCCI]
2015-09-02Chironius braziliColubridae(Colubrinae)Taxonomic revision of Chironius flavolineatus (Jan, 1863) with description of a new species (Serpentes: Colubridae) [BRENO HAMDAN & DANIEL S. FERNANDES]
2015-08-28Acanthophis cryptamydrosElapidaeA new species of death adder (Acanthophis: Serpentes: Elapidae) from north-western Australia [SIMON T. MADDOCK, RYAN J. ELLIS, PAUL DOUGHTY, LAWRENCE A. SMITH & WOLFGANG WÜSTER]
2015-08-21Rabdion grovesiColubridae(Calamariinae)Description of a Second Species of the Genus Rabdion Duméril, Bibron & Duméril, 1854 (Colubridae: Calamariinae) from Sulawesi, Indonesia (Reptilia: Squamata: Colubridae) [A.A. Thasun Amarasinghe, Gernot Vogel, Jimmy A. McGuire, Irvan Sidik, Jatna Supriatna1, and Ivan Ineich]
2015-08-21Uroplatus fieraGekkonidaeA new leaf-tailed gecko of the Uroplatus ebenaui group (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from Madagascar's central eastern rainforests [FANOMEZANA MIHAJA RATSOAVINA, FIADANANTSOA ANDRIANJA RANJANAHARISOA, FRANK GLAW, ACHILLE P. RASELIMANANA, AURÉLIEN MIRALLES & MIGUEL VENCES]
2015-08-21Elseya rhodiniChelidaeA new species and subgenus of Elseya (Testudines: Pleurodira: Chelidae) from New Guinea [SCOTT THOMSON, YOLARNIE AMEPOU, JIM ANAMIATO & ARTHUR GEORGES]
2015-08-18Rondonops biscutatus
Rondonops xanthomystax
GymnophthalmidaeDescription and phylogenetic relationships of a new genus and two new species of lizards from Brazilian Amazonia, with nomenclatural comments on the taxonomy of Gymnophthalmidae (Reptilia: Squamata) [GUARINO R. COLLI, MARINUS S. HOOGMOED, DAVID C. CANNATELLA, JOSÉ CASSIMIRO, JERRIANE OLIVEIRA GOMES, JOSÉ MÁRIO GHELLERE, PEDRO M. SALES NUNES, KÁTIA C. M. PELLEGRINO, PATRICIA SALERNO, SERGIO MARQUES DE SOUZA & MIGUEL TREFAUT RODRIGUES]
2015-07-31Lepidoblepharis emberawoundule
Lepidoblepharis rufigularis
Lepidoblepharis victormartinezi
SphaerodactylidaeRevision of the genus Lepidoblepharis (Reptilia: Squamata: Sphaerodactylidae) in Central America, with the description of three new species [ABEL BATISTA, MARCOS PONCE, MILAN VESELY, KONRAD MEBERT, ANDREAS HERTZ, GUNTHER KÖHLER, ARCADIO CARRIZO & SEBASTIAN LOTZKAT]
2015-07-31Liburnascincus artemisScincidae
(Eugongylinae)
A new skink (Scincidae: Liburnascincus) from rocky habitat on Cape York, northeast Australia [CONRAD J. HOSKIN & PATRICK J. COUPER]
2015-07-24Anilios insperatusTyphlopidaeA new blind snake (Serpentes: Typhlopidae) from an endangered habitat in south-eastern Queensland, Australia [ALBERTO VENCHI, STEVE K. WILSON & ADRIAN C. BORSBOOM]
2015-07-21Hemiphyllodactylus bintikGekkonidaeRepeated evolution of sympatric, palaeoendemic species in closely related, co-distributed lineages of Hemiphyllodactylus Bleeker, 1860 (Squamata: Gekkonidae) across a sky-island archipelago in Peninsular Malaysia [L. Lee Grismer, Perry L. Wood Jr, Shahrul Anuar, Evan S. H. Quah, Mohd Abdul Muin, Chan Kin Onn, Alexandra X. Sumarli and Ariel I. Loredo]
2015-07-17Gekko boehmei
Gekko bonkowskii
Gekko sengchanthavongi
GekkonidaeMorphological and molecular review of the Gekko diversity of Laos with descriptions of three new species [VINH QUANG LUU, THOMAS CALAME, TRUONG QUANG NGUYEN, MINH DUC LE & THOMAS ZIEGLER]
2015-07-16Platysaurus attenboroughiCordylidaeA new species of spectacularly coloured flat lizard Platysaurus (Squamata: Cordylidae: Platysaurinae) from southern Africa [MARTIN J. WHITING, WILLIAM R. BRANCH, MITZY PEPPER & J. SCOTT KEOGH]
2015-07-10Cyrtodactylus bobrovi
Cyrtodactylus otai
GekkonidaeTwo new species of Cyrtodactylus (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from the karst forest of Hoa Binh Province, Vietnam [TRUONG QUANG NGUYEN, MINH DUC LE, ANH VAN PHAM, HAI NGOC NGO, CHUNG VAN HOANG, CUONG THE PHAM & THOMAS ZIEGLER]
2015-07-10Cnemaspis mahsuriaeGekkonidaeA new insular species of Rock Gecko (Cnemaspis Boulenger) from Pulau Langkawi, Kedah, Peninsular Malaysia [L. LEE GRISMER, P. L. WOOD, JR., EVAN S. H. QUAH, SHAHRUL ANUAR, EHWAN NGADI & NORHAYATI AHMAD]
2015-07-01Imantodes guaneDipsadidaeA new species of Imantodes Duméril, 1853 (Serpentes, Dipsadidae) from the Eastern Cordillera of Colombia [ALEXANDRE F. R. MISSASSI & ANA L. C. PRUDENTE]
2015-07-01Liolaemus lonquimayensisLiolaemidaeLiolaemus lonquimayensis (Squamata: Liolaemidae), a new lizard species for Chile without precloacal pores [GUSTAVO ESCOBAR HUERTA, JESSICA SANTIBÁÑEZ TORO & JUAN CARLOS ORTIZ]
2015-07-01Toxicocalamus ernstmayriElapidaeA New Species of New Guinea Worm-Eating Snake, Genus Toxicocalamus (Serpentes: Elapidae), From the Star Mountains of Western Province, Papua New Guinea, With a Revised Dichotomous Key to the Genus [Mark O’Shea, Fred Parker and Hinrich Kaiser]
2015-07-01Phymaturus cacivioi
Phymaturus tromen
LiolaemidaeDiscovery of two new species of Phymaturus (Iguania: Liolaemidae) from Patagonia, Argentina, and occurrence of melanism in the patagonicus group [Fernando Lobo, Santiago Javier Nenda]
2015-06-30Blaesodactylus microtuberculatusGekkonidaeNew species of Blaesodactylus (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from Tsingy karstic outcrops in Ankarana National Park, northern Madagascar [TEPPEI JONO, AARON M. BAUER, IAN BRENNAN & AKIRA MORI]
2014-06-26Ophiodes luciaeDiploglossidaeKey to the Ophiodes (Squamata: Sauria: Diploglossidae) of Paraguay with the description of a new species [PIER CACCIALI & NORMAN J. SCOTT]
2014-06-26Goniurosaurus kadoorieorum
Goniurosaurus kwangsiensis
EublepharidaeTwo new species of the genus Goniurosaurus (Squamata: Sauria: Eublepharidae) from southern China [JIAN-HUAN YANG & BOSCO PUI-LOK CHAN]
2015-06-24Micrurus tikunaElapidaeA new species of monadal coral snake of the genus Micrurus (Serpentes, Elapidae) from western Amazon [DARLAN TAVARES FEITOSA, NELSON JORGE DA SILVA JR., MATHEUS GODOY PIRES, HUSSAM ZAHER & ANA LÚCIA DA COSTA PRUDENTE]
2014-06-24Crotalus mitchelliiViperidae
(Crotalinae)
Unterarten erhalten Artstatus:
Limitations of Climatic Data for Inferring Species Boundaries: Insights from Speckled Rattlesnakes [Jesse M. Meik, Jeffrey W. Streicher, A. Michelle Lawing, Oscar Flores-Villela, Matthew K. Fujita]
2015-06-23Hemiphyllodactylus changningensisGekkonidaeA new species of Hemiphyllodactylus Bleeker, 1860 (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from western Yunnan, China [WEIBO GUO, KAIYA ZHOU, JIE YAN & PENG LI]
2015-06-23Riolama inopinataGymnophthalmidaeA new species of the Pantepui endemic genus Riolama (Squamata: Gymnophthalmidae) from the summit of Murisipán-tepui, with the erection of a new gymnophthalmid subfamily [Philippe J. R. Kok]
2015-06-18Trachylepis adamastorScincidae
(Mabuyinae)
Lost in the middle of the sea, found in the back of the shelf: A new giant species of Trachylepis (Squamata: Scincidae) from Tinhosa Grande islet, Gulf of Guinea [LUIS M. P. CERÍACO]
2015-06-10Cylindrophis jodiae
Cylindrophis mirzae
CylindrophiidaeTwo new species of the genus Cylindrophis Wagler, 1828 (Squamata: Cylindrophiidae) from Southeast Asia [A.A. Thasun Amarasinghe, Patrick D. Campbell, Jakob Hallermann, Irvan Sidik, Jatna Supriatna, and Ivan Ineich]
2015-06-02Epictia antoniogarciai
Epictia septemlineata
Epictia vanwallachi
LeptotyphlopidaeThree new endemic species of Epictia Gray, 1845 (Serpentes: Leptotyphlopidae) from the dry forest of northwestern Peru [CLAUDIA KOCH, PABLO J. VENEGAS & WOLFGANG BÖHME]
2015-05-29Cyrtodactylus rosichonariefiGekkonidaeCyrtodactylus rosichonariefi sp. nov. (Squamata: Gekkonidae), a new swamp-dwelling bent-toed gecko from Bunguran Island (Great Natuna), Indonesia [AWAL RIYANTO, L. LEE GRISMER & PERRY L. WOOD, JR.]
2015-05-11Stenocercus amydrorhytus
Stenocercus johaberfellneri
TropiduridaeTwo new species of lizards of the genus Stenocercus (Iguania, Tropiduridae) from central Peru [GUNTHER KÖHLER & EDGAR LEHR]
2015-04-30Cnemaspis rajabasaGekkonidaeA New Species of Cnemaspis (Reptilia: Gekkonidae) from Sumatra, Indonesia [A.A. Thasun Amarasinghe, Michael B. Harvey, Awal Riyanto, and Eric N. Smith]
2015-04-30Proctoporus machupicchuGymnophthalmidaeA new species of Andean lizard Proctoporus (Squamata: Gymnophthalmidae) from montane forest of the Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu, Peru [Luis Mamani, Noemí Goicoechea, and Juan C. Chaparro]
2015-04-27Liolaemus scorialis
Liolaemus zabalai
LiolaemidaeTwo new species of the Liolaemus elongatus-kriegi complex (Iguania, Liolaemidae) from Andean highlands of southern Chile [Jaime Troncoso-Palacios, Hugo A. Díaz, Damien Esquerré, Felix A. Urra]
2015-04-27Anolis elcopeensisDactyloidaeA new species of Anolis (Squamata: Iguanidae) from Panama [Steven Poe, Simon Scarpetta, and Eric W. Schaad]
2015-04-23Anolis peruensisDactyloidaeA New Species of Phenacosaur Anolis (Squamata; Iguanidae) from Peru and a Comprehensive Phylogeny of Dactyloa-clade Anolis Based on New DNA Sequences and Morphology [Steven Poe, Ian Latella, Fernando Ayala-Varela, Christian Yañez-Miranda, and Omar Torres-Carvajal]
2015-04-20Bronchocela rayaensis
Bronchocela shenlong
AgamidaeAn integrative taxonomic review of the agamid genus Bronchocela (Kuhl, 1820) from Peninsular Malaysia with descriptions of new montane and insular endemics [L. LEE GRISMER, P. L. WOOD, JR., CHEOL HAENG LEE, EVAN S. H. QUAH, SHAHRUL ANUAR, EHWAN NGADI & JACK W. SITES, JR]
2015-04-14Liolaemus crandalliLiolaemidaeMolecular phylogenetic relationships of the lizard clade Liolaemus elongatus (Iguania: Liolaemini) with the description of a new species from an isolated volcanic peak in northern Patagonia [LUCIANO JAVIER AVILA, CINTIA DEBORA MEDINA, CRISTIAN HERNAN FULVIO PEREZ, JACK W. SITES, JR. & MARIANA MORANDO]
2015-04-14Cnemaspis adii GekkonidaeA new species of Cnemaspis (Sauria: Gekkonidae) from Northern Karnataka, India [CHELMALA SRINIVASULU, GANDLA CHETHAN KUMAR & BHARGAVI SRINIVASULU]
2015-04-10Delma hebesaPygopodidaeMolecular and morphological assessment of Delma australis Kluge (Squamata: Pygopodidae), with a description of a new species from the biodiversity ‘hotspot’ of southwestern Western Australia [BRAD MARYAN, IAN G. BRENNAN, MARK ADAMS & KEN P. APLIN]
2015-04-10Ameiva reticulataTeiidaeAn endemic new species of Ameiva (Squamata: Teiidae) from an isolated dry forest in southern Peru [CAROLL Z. LANDAURO, ANTONIO GARCÍA-BRAVO & PABLO J. VENEGAS]
2015-04-09Chalarodon steinkampiOpluridaeA likely microendemic new species of terrestrial iguana, genus Chalarodon, from Madagascar [AURELIEN MIRALLES, FRANK GLAW, FANOMEZANA M. RATSOAVINA & MIGUEL VENCES]
2015-04-06Enyalioides altotambo
Enyalioides anisolepis
Enyalioides sophiarothschildae
HoplocercidaeThree new species of woodlizards (Hoplocercinae, Enyalioides) from northwestern South America [Omar Torres-Carvajal, Pablo J. Venegas, Kevin de Queiroz]
2015-04-04Pseudotrapelus chlodnickiiAgamidaeRed’n’blues: A New Species of Pseudotrapelus (Agamidae, Sauria) from Sudan, Africa [Daniel Melnikov, Jan Śmiełowski, Ekaterina Melnikova, Roman Nazarov, Natalia B. Ananjeva]
2015-04-01Phalotris normanscottiDipsadidaeA New Species of Phalotris (Serpentes: Dipsadidae) from the Paraguayan Chaco [Hugo Cabral and Pier Cacciali]
2015-04-01Varanus nesteroviVaranidaeNeuer Großwaran aus dem Grenzgebiet zwischen dem Irak und dem Iran entdeckt [BÖHME, EHRLICH, MILTO, ORLOV & SCHOLZ, 2015]
2015-03-19Gekko kwangsiensisGekkonidaeA new species of the genus Gekko Laurenti (Squamata: Sauria: Gekkonidae) from Guangxi, China [JIAN-HUAN YANG]
2015-03-15Pareas atayalPareatidaeDiversity of the snail-eating snakes Pareas (Serpentes, Pareatidae) from Taiwan [Chung-Wei You, Nikolay A. Poyarkov Jr and Si-Min Lin]
2015-03-11Sphenomorphus senjaScincidae
(Sphenomorphinae)
The Rediscovery of Sphenomorphus malayanus Doria, 1888 (Squamata: Scincidae) from the Titiwangsa Mountain Range of Peninsular Malaysia and its re-description as S. senja sp. nov. [L. LEE GRISMER & EVAN S. H. QUAH]
2015-03-09Parafimbrios laoXenodermatidaeA new genus and species of xenodermatid snake (Squamata: Caenophidia: Xenodermatidae) from northern Lao People’s Democratic Republic [ALEXANDRE TEYNIÉ, PATRICK DAVID, ANNE LOTTIER, MINH DUC LE, NICOLAS VIDAL & TRUONG QUANG NGUYEN]
2015-03-02Trilepida pastusaLeptotyphlopidaeA new species and country record of threadsnakes (Serpentes: Leptotyphlopidae: Epictinae) from northern Ecuador [David Salazar-Valenzuela, Angele Martins, Luis Amador-Oyola & Omar Torres-Carvaja]
2015-02-23Amerotyphlops arenensisTyphlopidaeA new species of Amerotyphlops from Northeastern Brazil, with comments on distribution of related species [ROBERTA GRABOSKI, GENTIL ALVES PEREIRA FILHO, ARIANE AUXILIADORA ARAÚJO DA SILVA, ANA LÚCIA DA COSTA PRUDENTE & HUSSAM ZAHER]
2015-02-16Boaedon radfordiLamprophiidae
(Lamprophiinae)
A phylogeny of Central African Boaedon (Serpentes: Lamprophiidae), with the description of a new cryptic species from the Albertine Rift [Eli Greenbaum, Frank Portillo, Kate Jackson & Chifundera Kusamba]
2015-02-12Rhadinella donajiDipsadidaeA new species of Rhadinella (Serpentes: Colubridae) from the Pacific versant of Oaxaca, Mexico [JONATHAN A. CAMPBELL]
2015-02-02Sitana bahiri
Sitana devakai
AgamidaeTwo new species of the genus Sitana Cuvier, 1829 (Reptilia: Agamidae) from Sri Lanka, including a taxonomic revision of the Indian Sitana species [A. A. THASUN AMARASINGHE, IVAN INEICH, D. M. S. SURANJAN KARUNARATHNA, W. MADHAVA S. BOTEJUE & PATRICK D. CAMPBELL]
2015-02-02Anolis marsupialisDactyloidaeAnolis marsupialis Taylor 1956, a valid species from southern Pacific Costa Rica (Reptilia, Squamata, Dactyloidae) [JOHANNES J. KÖHLER, STEVEN POE, MASON J. RYAN & GUNTHER KÖHLER]
2015-01-27Gekko aaronbaueriGekkonidaeGekko aaronbaueri, a new gecko (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from central Laos [NGO VAN TRI, PHAM HONG THAI, ANORATH PHIMVOHAN, PATRICK DAVID & ALEXANDRE TEYNIÉ]
2015-01-27Hemidactylus adensis
Hemidactylus awashensis
Hemidactylus mandebensis
GekkonidaeMultilocus phylogeny and taxonomic revision of the Hemidactylus robustus species group (Reptilia, Gekkonidae) with descriptions of three new species from Yemen and Ethiopia [Jiří Šmídab, Jiří Moraveca, Lukáš Kratochvílc, Abdul K. Nasherd, Tomáš Mazuche, Václav Gvoždíka & Salvador Carranzaf]
2015-01-20Hemidactylus turcicus spinalisGekkonidaeHemidactylus turcicus spinalis [Buchholz, 1954] gilt nicht mehr als Unterart, sondern als Synonym für Hemidactylus turcicus.
One subspecies less for the European herpetofauna: the taxonomic and nomenclatural status of Hemidactylus turcicus spinalis (Reptilia: Gekkonidae) [JIŘÍ ŠMÍD, JIŘÍ MORAVEC, MIKE ZAWADZKI & MARTEN VAN DEN BERG]
2015-01-19Pareas vindumiPareatidaeA New Montane Species of the Genus Pareas Wagler, 1830 (Squamata: Pareatidae) from Northern Myanmar [G. VOGEL]
2015-01-16Cyrtodactylus ranongensisGekkonidaeA new lowland forest Bent-toed Gecko (Squamata: Gekkonidae: Cyrtodactylus) from Ranong Province, peninsular Thailand [MONTRI SUMONTHA, OLIVIER S. G. PAUWELS, NONN PANITVONG, KIRATI KUNYA & L. LEE GRISMER]
2015-01-14Cyrtodactylus inthanonGekkonidaeA new forest-dwelling Bent-toed Gecko (Squamata: Gekkonidae: Cyrtodactylus) from Doi Inthanon, Chiang Mai Province, northern Thailand [KIRATI KUNYA, MONTRI SUMONTHA, NONN PANITVONG, WUTTIPONG DONGKUMFU, THANA SIRISAMPHAN & OLIVIER S. G. PAUWELS]
2015-01-13Kinyongia mulyaiChamaeleonidaeContributions to the herpetofauna of the Albertine Rift: Two new species of chameleon (Sauria: Chamaeleonidae) from an isolated montane forest, south eastern Democratic Republic of Congo [COLIN R. TILBURY & KRYSTAL A. TOLLEY]
2015-01-13Rhampholeon hattinghiChamaeleonidaeContributions to the herpetofauna of the Albertine Rift: Two new species of chameleon (Sauria: Chamaeleonidae) from an isolated montane forest, south eastern Democratic Republic of Congo [COLIN R. TILBURY & KRYSTAL A. TOLLEY]
2015-01-06Phrynocephalus lutensisAgamidaeA New Iranian Phrynocephalus (Reptilia: Squamata: Agamidae) from the hottest place on earth and a key to the genus Phrynocephalus in southwestern Asia and Arabia [KAMRAN KAMALI & STEVEN C. ANDERSON]
2014-12-31Varanus sparnusVaranidaeA new diminutive species of Varanus from the Dampier Peninsula, western Kimberley region, Western Australia [Paul Doughty, Luke Kealley, Alison Fitch and Stephen C. Donnellan]
2014-12-30Agama hulbertorumAgamidaeWagner, P. 2014. A new cryptic species of the Agama lionotus complex from south of the Ngong Hills in Kenya.
2014-12-24Cyrtodactylus celatusGekkonidaeHiding in plain sight: a new species of bent-toed gecko (Squamata: Gekkonidae: Cyrtodactylus) from West Timor, collected by Malcolm Smith in 1924 [ANDREW KATHRINER, AARON M. BAUER, MARK O’SHEA, CAITLIN SANCHEZ & HINRICH KAISER]
2014-12-20Bungarus persicusElapidaeA New Species of Krait, Bungarus (Reptilia, Elapidae, Bungarinae) and the First Record of that Genus in Iran [Elham Abtin, Göran Nilson, Asghar Mobaraki, Ashraf Ali Hosseini, Mousa Dehgannejhad]
2014-12-20Cyrtodactylus darevskii
Cyrtodactylus khammouanensis
Cyrtodactylus multiporus
Cyrtodactylus spelaeus
GekkonidaeA REVIEW OF GENUS CYRTODACTYLUS (REPTILIA: SAURIA: GEKKONIDAE) IN FAUNA OF LAOS WITH DESCRIPTION OF FOUR NEW SPECIES [R.A. Nazarov, N.A. Poyarkov Jr., N.L. Orlov, N.S. Nguyen, K.D. Milto, A.A. Martynov, E.L. Konstantinov & A.S. Chulisov]
2014-12-19Platyceps noeli
Platyceps sindhensis
Colubridae(Colubrinae)Platyceps rhodorachis (Jan, 1863) – a study of the racer genus Platyceps Blyth, 1860 east of the Tigris (Reptilia: Squamata: Colubridae) [Beat Schätti, Frank Tillack & Christoph Kucharzewski]
2014-12-17Thermophis shangrilaDipsadidaeA New Species of the Genus Thermophis (Serpentes: Colubridae) from Shangri-La, Northern Yunnan, China, with a Proposal for an Eclectic Rule for Species Delimitation [Lifang PENG, Changhu LU, Song HUANG, Peng GUO and Yaping ZHANG]
2014-12-15Brachymeles isangdaliri
Brachymeles mapalanggaon
Scincidae
(Scincinae)
Evaluating the Diversity of Philippine Slender Skinks of the Brachymeles bonitae Complex (Reptilia: Squamata: Scincidae): Redescription of B. tridactylus and Descriptions of Two New Species [Drew R. Davis1, Kathryn D. Feller, Rafe M. Brown and Cameron D. Siler]
2014-12-15Pseudogekko chavacano
Pseudogekko ditoy
Pseudogekko pungkaypinit
GekkonidaeTAXONOMIC REVISION OF THE PSEUDOGEKKO COMPRESICORPUS COMPLEX (REPTILIA: SQUAMATA: GEKKONIDAE), WITH DESCRIPTIONS OF THREE NEW SPECIES [CAMERON D. SILER. LUKE J. WELTON, DREW R. DAVIS,JESSA L. WATTERS, CONNER S. DAVEY, ARVIN C. DIESMOS, MAE L. DIESMOS & RAFE M. BROWN]
2014-12-15Eublepharis satpuraensisEublepharidaeA new species of lizard of the genus Eublepharis (Squamata: Eublepharidae) from India (Reptilia, Squamata, Dactyloidae) [Zeeshan A. Mirza, Rajesh V. Sanap, David Raju, Atish Gawai & Prathamesh Ghadeka]
2014-12-15Norops triumphalis
Norops leditzigorum
DactyloidaeA new species of the genus Norops from Darién, Panama, with comments on N. sulcifrons (Cope 1899) (Reptilia, Squamata, Dactyloidae) [KIRSTEN E. NICHOLSON & GUNTHER KÖHLER]
2014-12-12Gekko thakhekensisGekkonidaeA new species of the Gekko japonicus group (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from central Laos [VINH QUANG LUU, THOMAS CALAME, TRUONG QUANG NGUYEN, MINH DUC LE, MICHAEL BONKOWSKI & THOMAS ZIEGLER]
2014-12-05Aspidoscelis neavesiTeiidaeNEAVES’ WHIPTAIL LIZARD: THE FIRST KNOWN TETRAPLOID PARTHENOGENETIC TETRAPOD (REPTILIA: SQUAMATA: TEIIDAE) [CHARLES J. COLE, HARRY L. TAYLOR, DIANA P. BAUMANN, AND PETER BAUMANN]
2014-11-19Paragehyra austini
Paragehyra felicitae
GekkonidaeMorphology and molecules reveal two new species of the poorly studied gecko genus Paragehyra (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from Madagascar [Angelica Crottini, D. James Harris, Aurélien Miralles, Frank Glaw, Richard K. B. Jenkins, J. Christian Randrianantoandro, Aaron M. Bauer, Miguel Vences]
2014-11-19Pygmaeascincus koshlandae
Pygmaeascincus sadlieri
Pygmaeascincus timlowi
ScincidaeA new genus to accommodate three skinks currently assigned to Menetia (Lacertilia: Scincidae) [PATRICK J. COUPER, & CONRAD J. HOSKIN]
2014-11-10Chironius diamantinaColubridae(Colubrinae)A new species of Chironius Fitzinger, 1826 from the state of Bahia, Northeastern Brazil (Serpentes: Colubridae) [DANIEL SILVA FERNANDES & BRENO HAMDAN]
2014-11-05Varanus bangonorum
Varanus dalubhasa
VaranidaeIntegrative taxonomy and phylogeny-based species delimitation of Philippine water monitor lizards (Varanus salvator Complex) with descriptions of two new cryptic species [LUKE J. WELTON, SCOTT L. TRAVERS, CAMERON D. SILER & RAFE M. BROWN]
2014-10-31Cnemaspis hangus
Cnemaspis mumpuniae
Cnemaspis omari
Cnemaspis peninsularis
Cnemaspis stongensis
Cnemaspis sundagekko
Cnemaspis sundainsula
Cnemaspis temiah
GekkonidaeSystematics and natural history of Southeast Asian Rock Geckos (genus Cnemaspis Strauch, 1887) with descriptions of eight new species from Malaysia, Thailand, and Indonesia [L. LEE GRISMER, PERRY L. WOOD, JR., SHAHRUL ANUAR, AWAL RIYANTO, NORHAYATI AHMAD, MOHD A. MUIN, MONTRI SUMONTHA, JESSE L. GRISMER, CHAN KIN ONN, EVAN S. H. QUAH & OLIVIER S. A. PAUWELS]
2014-10-14Strophurus horneriDiplodactylidaeA new phasmid gecko (Squamata: Diplodactylidae: Strophurus) from the Arnhem Plateau: more new diversity in rare vertebrates from northern Australia [PAUL M. OLIVER & TOM PARKIN]
2014-10-14Oedura murrumanuDiplodactylidaeA new species of Velvet Gecko (Oedura: Diplodactylidae) from the limestone ranges of the southern Kimberley, Western Australia [PAUL M. OLIVER, REBECCA J. LAVER, JANE MELVILLE & PAUL DOUGHTY]
2014-10-09Atractus careolepis
Atractus savagei
DipsadidaeTwo new species of Atractus from Colombia (Reptilia, Squamata, Dipsadidae) [GUNTHER KÖHLER & MAX KIECKBUSCH]
2014-10-01Carlia wundalthiniScincidaeA new skink (Scincidae: Carlia) from the rainforest uplands of Cape Melville, north-east Australia [CONRAD J. HOSKIN]