Genetic diversity of the red-spotted tokay gecko (Gekko gecko Linnaeus, 1758) (Squamata: Gekkonidae) in Southeast Asia determined with multilocus enzyme electrophoresis
Petney, Trevor N.
- Publisher: Elsevier BV
Journal of Asia-Pacific Biodiversity,
Ecology | Life sciences; biology | Gekko gecko | multilocus enzyme electrophoresis | QH540-549.5 | red-spotted gecko | genetic structure | tokay gecko
Red-spotted tokay geckos, Gekko gecko, are distributed mainly in Southeast Asia. They are a traditional Chinese medicine, with the massive hunting for exports dramatically decreasing their numbers. Information on the genetic diversity of these geckos in Southeast Asia i...