Ptychozoon intermedium Taylor, 1915

Philippine flying gecko, Philippine parachute gecko



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1912

Rediscovered in 1993

IUCN RedList status: Near Threatened



Mindanao, Philippines


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Taylor, E. H. (1915). New species of Philippine lizards. Philippine. Journal of Science 10: 89-109.


Other references:

Brown, R. M., Ferner, J. W. and Diesmos, A. C. (1997). Definition of the Philippine Parachute Gecko, [i]Pychozoon intermedium[/i] Taylor 1915 (Reptilia: Squamata: Gekkonidae): rediscription, designation of a Neotype, and comparisons with related species. Herpetologica 53(3): 357-373. [Abstract]

Brown, W. C. and Alcala, A. C. (1978). Philippine Lizards of the Family Gekkonidae. Dumaguete.

Diesmos, A. and Brown, R. 2009. Ptychozoon intermedium. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2009: e.T169907A6688910. Downloaded on 20 May 2016.


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