Deciphering the cryptic species diversity of dull-coloured day geckos Phelsuma ( Squamata : Gekkonidae ) from Madagascar , with description of a new species

@inproceedings{Crottini2011DecipheringTC,
  title={Deciphering the cryptic species diversity of dull-coloured day geckos Phelsuma ( Squamata : Gekkonidae ) from Madagascar , with description of a new species},
  author={Angelica Crottini and Philip-Sebastian Gehring and Frank Glaw and David J. Harris and Alexandra Lima and Miguel Vences},
  year={2011}
}
We describe a new Phelsuma species from the relictual forest of Anja Reserve (13 km south from Ambalavao, on the central high plateau of southern Madagascar). Phelsuma gouldi sp. nov. seems to be an arboreal and possibly rockdwelling species that has been observed in the private Anja Reserve (949 m a.s.l.), and possibly near Betroka almost 160 km further south-west. The species belongs to the P. mutabilis species group and differs from the other three species of the group, P. mutabilis, P… CONTINUE READING
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