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A revision and redescription of the rock gecko Cnemaspis siamensis (Taylor 1925) (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from Peninsular Thailand with descriptions of seven new species
Four additional new species of Cnemaspis from western and southern Thailand are also described, illustrating that the unrealized diversity in this group is a function of unfocused collecting efforts coupled with poor taxonomy. Expand
The Rediscovery of Angel ’ s Stream Snake , Paratapinophis praemaxillaris Angel , 1929 ( Reptilia : Serpentes : Natricidae )
– Paratapinophis praemaxillaris was described by Angel (1929) on the basis of two neonate specimens from Xieng-Khouang in northern Laos. Pope later placed the genus in the synonymy of Opisthotropis… Expand
Taxonomy, phylogeny, and distribution of Bronchocela rayaensis (Squamata: Agamidae) on the Thai-Malay Peninsula.
An integrative taxonomic analysis used to identify a new population of Bronchocela from Phuket Island, Thailand indicates it is conspecific with B. rayaensis from the Langkawi Archipelago of… Expand
Out of Borneo, again and again: Biogeography of the Stream Toad genus Ansonia Stoliczka (Anura: Bufonidae) and the discovery of the first limestone cave-dwelling species
An ancestral range estimation indicates that in situ speciation of Ansonia on the island of Borneo during the Late Miocene and Pliocene eventually resulted in an invasion of the Philippines, Sumatra, and two independent invasions of the Thai-Malay Peninsula. Expand
Integrative Taxonomy of Southeast Asian Snail-Eating Turtles (Geoemydidae: Malayemys) Reveals a New Species and Mitochondrial Introgression
This work examines the differentiation of Southeast Asian snail-eating turtles using information from 1863 bp of mitochondrial DNA, 12 microsatellite loci, morphology and a correlative species distribution model to reveal three genetically distinct groups with limited mitochondrial introgression in one group. Expand
Dragons in the mist: three new species of Pseudocalotes Fitzinger (Squamata: Agamidae) from the sky island archipelago of Peninsular Malaysia.
An integrative taxonomic analysis is used to delimit and describe three new species of Pseudocalotoes from the sky island archipelago of the Banjaran (=mountain range) Titiwangsa of Peninsular Malaysia, indicating that the new species, P. rhaegal sp. Expand
A new species of Hemiphyllodactylus Bleeker, 1860 (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from northwestern Thailand.
A new species of gekkonid from northwestern Thailand is separated from all other species of Hemiphyllodactylus by a set of features including: a maximum SVL of 41.2 mm, which places this species in the speciose H. typus group. Expand
Varanus indicus and its Presence on the Mariana Islands: Natural Geographic Distribution vs. Introduction
- Michael Cota
The presence of Varanus indicus on the Mariana Islands has been most often regarded as a recent introduction and not a part of its natural geographic distribution. The introduction of reptile… Expand
The amphibians of the Eastern Region, with a checklist of Thailand
Group Notes and Observations on the Fish Prey of Varanus salvator macromaculatus ( Reptilia : Squamata : Varanidae ) in Thailand with a Review of the Fish Prey of the Varanus salvator Complex Known…
The catching of fish by Varanus salvator and species of the V. salvator complex is documented along with a review of the literature. Observed capture and predation of Perciform and Siluriform fishes… Expand