The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Afrogecko ansorgii Boulenger, 1907

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Rediscovered

 

Distribution

Angola

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Boulenger, G. A. (1907). Descriptions of three new lizards and a new frog, discovered by Dr. W. J. Ansorge in Angola. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, Series 7 19: 212–214.

 

Other references:

Vaz Pinto, Pedro, Veríssimo, Luis and Branch, William R. (2019). Hiding in the bushes for 110 years: rediscovery of an iconic Angolan gecko (Afrogecko ansorgii Boulenger, 1907, Sauria: Gekkonidae). Amphibian & Reptile Conservation 13(2) [Special Section]: 29-41 (e182).

 

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