Takydromus sexlineatus ocellatus Cuvier, 1829,

Teynié, Alexandre, David, Patrick & Ohler, Annemarie, 2010, Note on a collection of Amphibians and Reptiles from Western Sumatra (Indonesia), with the description of a new species of the genus Bufo, Zootaxa 2416, pp. 1-43: 16-17

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.194395

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scientific name

Takydromus sexlineatus ocellatus Cuvier, 1829
status

 

Takydromus sexlineatus ocellatus Cuvier, 1829  *

Material examined. MNHN 2002.0429 (male; SVL 59.0 mm, TaL> 20 mm, missing), Province of Jambi, elev. 20 m.

Taxonomic comments. This strongly ocellated specimen is typical of the species (see, for example, Taylor, 1965 and Schlüter, 2003).

Distribution on Sumatra. Provinces of Jambi (first record in this work), and Aceh, Sumatera Utara, Sumatera Barat, Riau, Bengkulu, Sumatera Selatan, and Lampung ( De Rooij, 1915; Y. Laumonier, pers. comm., 1998; this work).

Biology. This specimen was regurgitated by a Dendrelaphis pictus  (see below; specimen MHLCLFE 167).

Another specimen was observed in a lawn of the zoological park of Jakarta. It was active at day time.

MNHN

Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Reptilia

Order

Squamata

Family

Lacertidae

Genus

Takydromus