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Nactus soniae Arnold & Bour, 2008

Réunion nactus

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Known only from sub-fossil remains

 

Distribution

Réunion, Mascarene Islands

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Arnold, E. Nicholas and Bour, Roger. (2008). A new Nactus gecko (Gekkonidae) and a new Leiolopisma skink (Scincidae) from La Réunion, Indian Ocean, based on recent fossil remains and ancient DNA sequence. Zootaxa 1705: 40-50.

 

Other references:

Sanchez, M. (2020). Nactus soniae (amended version of 2019 assessment). The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2020: e.T13484053A164136280. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2020-1.RLTS.T13484053A164136280.en. Downloaded on 05 April 2020.

https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/11267/nactus-soniae

 

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