Hiding in plain sight: a new species of bent-toed gecko (Squamata: Gekkonidae: Cyrtodactylus) from West Timor, collected by Malcolm Smith in 1924.

@article{Kathriner2014HidingIP,
  title={Hiding in plain sight: a new species of bent-toed gecko (Squamata: Gekkonidae: Cyrtodactylus) from West Timor, collected by Malcolm Smith in 1924.},
  author={Andrew Kathriner and Aaron M Bauer and Mark O'shea and Caitlin Sanchez and Hinrich Kaiser},
  journal={Zootaxa},
  year={2014},
  volume={3900 4},
  pages={555-68}
}
We describe a new species of bent-toed gecko from a single specimen initially collected in 1924 by Malcolm Smith on Timor Island in the Lesser Sunda Archipelago of Indonesia. Cyrtodactylus celatus sp. nov. is distinguished from all other congeners by the following combination of characters: small adult size; without spinose tubercles on the ventrolateral… CONTINUE READING