Hemidactylus paucituberculatus

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Taxonavigation: Gekkonoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Cladus: Reptiliomorpha
Cladus: Amniota
Classis: Reptilia
Ordo: Squamata
Subordo: Gekkota
Infraordo: Gekkomorpha
Superfamilia: Gekkonoidea

Familia: Gekkonidae
Subfamilia: Gekkoninae
Genus: Hemidactylus
Species: Hemidactylus paucituberculatus


  • Hemidactylus paucituberculatus Carranza & Arnold, 2012
Holotype: BMNH 1977.935, male, collected in October 1977 by E.N. Arnold (MorphoBank M100347–M100363).
Type locality: Khor Sawli, Salalah plain, Dhofar (South Oman), 17.04’N 54.32’E.
Etymology: Name derived from Latin that refers to the presence of few tubercles on sides of dorsum as far forward as mid-body that are also present on sides of dorsal tail base and on the hind legs.


  • Hemidactylus homoeolepis Arnold, 1977: 103 (part.)
  • Hemidactylus homoeolepis Arnold, 1986: 279 (part.)
  • Hemidactylus homoeolepis Arnold, 1986: 419 (part.)
  • Hemidactylus homoeolepis Schätti & Desvoignes, 1999: 50 (part.)
  • Hemidactylus homoeolepis Van Der Kooij, 2000: 111 (part.)
  • Hemidactylus homoeolepis Sindaco & Jeremcenko, 2008: 115 (part.)
  • Hemidactylus paucituberculatus Carranza & Arnold, 2012: 50


  • Carranza, S.; Arnold, E.N. 2012: A review of the geckos of the genus Hemidactylus (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from Oman based on morphology, mitochondrial and nuclear data, with descriptions of eight new species. Zootaxa 3378: 1–95. Preview Reference page