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Lichtenstein's Short-Fingered Gecko
Pronunciation: steen-O-dak-till-us stheen-O-dak-till-us
Discovered by: LICHTENSTEIN, 1823
Distribution: Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia (Djerba and other coastal areas), Libya, Egypt (Ismailia: [HR 31: 185]), Israel,
Mauritania, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Sudan, Syria, Saudi Arabia, N Kenya, Mali
mauritanicus: Algeria and/or Tunisia. Terra typica: "Mauritania".
(Distribution Info from EMBL, See "Bibliography & Links" link above)
Notes: Very commonly imported, but very rarely bred. This species is not too difficult to breed in captivity.
Stenodactylus sthenodactylus mauritanicus
Pronunciation: steen-O-dak-till-us stheen-O-dak-till-us mow-ro-tan-ik-us
Discovered by: GUICHINOT, 1850