Afrogecko porphyreus

Afrogecko porphyreus

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Gekkonoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Cladus: Sarcopterygii
Cladus: Rhipidistia
Cladus: Tetrapodomorpha
Cladus: Eotetrapodiformes
Cladus: Elpistostegalia
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Cladus: Reptiliomorpha
Cladus: Amniota
Classis: Reptilia
Cladus: Eureptilia
Cladus: Romeriida
Subclassis: Diapsida
Cladus: Sauria
Infraclassis: Lepidosauromorpha
Superordo: Lepidosauria
Ordo: Squamata
Subordo: Gekkota
Infraordo: Gekkomorpha
Superfamilia: Gekkonoidea

Familia: Gekkonidae
Subfamilia: Gekkoninae
Genus: Afrogecko
Species: A. porphyreus

Subspecies: A. p. cronwrigthi – A. p. namaquensis

NameEdit

Afrogecko porphyreus Daudin, 1802

Type locality: Santo Domingo Island. Terra typica designata (Fltzsimons 1943): Cape of Good Hope.

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

DistributionEdit

  • Republic of South Africa (S/SW Cape, Port Elizabeth),Islands off the west coast of South Africa (Robben, Jutten, Dassen, Meeuw, Marcus, Malgas, Schappen).

Vernacular namesEdit

English: Marbled Leaf-toed Gecko