Share this article    



Repartition of the Pterygosomatidae of the genus Geckobia Megnin, 1878 ectoparasitic on Gehyra oceanica (Lesson, 1826) in French Polynesia

Bertrand, M. and Ineich, I.

1989 - Volume: 30 Issue: 4 pages: 365-371


Pterygosomatidae Geckobia Gekkonjdae Polynesia insularity Biogeobraphy dispersal


Repartition des pterygosomatidae du genre geckobia megnin, 1878 ectoparasites du gecko gehyra oceanica (lesson, 1826), en polynesie française. -Description of Geckobia carcinoides n. sp. ectoparasitic on Gehyra oceanica from French Polynesia. The distributions of three species found on the same lizard are analysed. Results show a gradient of distribution of two species, the third being a cosmopolit one. These facts can be correlated with dispersal characterics of Gekkonidae in Polynesia.

Please read and follow the instructions to post any comment or correction.

Article editorial history
Date published:

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License
1989 Bertrand, M. and Ineich, I.
 Download article

Download the citation
RIS with abstract 
(Zotero, Endnote, Reference Manager, ProCite, RefWorks, Mendeley)
RIS without abstract 
(Zotero, BibTeX)
(PubMed, Txt)
Article metrics
Number of distinct pdf views

Cited by: view citations with

Search via ReFindit