Volume 57 (2), November 2010


Editorial [PDF]

Carretero, Miguel A., Cascio, Pietro Lo, Corti, Claudia & Pasta, Salvatore:

Sharing recources in a tiny Mediterranean Island? Comparative diets of Chalcides ocellatus and Podarcis filfolensis in Lampione


Kühnel, Susanne, Reinhard, Sandy & Kupfer, Andreas:

Evolutionary reproductive morphology of amphibians: an overview


Koch, André, Auliya, Mark & Ziegler, Thomas:

Updated checklist of the monitor lizards of the world (Squamata: Varanidae)


Ziegler, Thomas & Nguyen, Truong Quang:

New discoveries of amphibiens and reptiles from Vietnam


Dubois, Alain & Bour, Roger:

The distinction between family-series and class-series nomina in zoological nomenclature, with emphasis on the nomina created by Batsch (1788, 1789) and on the higher nomencature of turtels


Jirkù, Miloslav, Mihalca, Andrei Daniel, Necas, Petr & Modrý, David:

An addition to the East African herpetofauna: the first record of Tarentola annularis relicta (Squamata: Gekkonidae) in Uganda


Lambertz, Markus, Volker Spieth, Judith Denkinger & Walter Traunspurger: Rödel, Mark-Oliver, Sandberger, Laura, Penner, Johannes, Mané, Youssouph & Hillers, Annika:

The taxonomic status of Hyperolius spatzi Ahl, 1931 and Hype rolius nitidulus Peters, 1875 (Amphibia: Anura: Hyperoliidae)


Capula, Massimo & Corti, Claudia:

Genetic variability in mainland and insular populations of Podarcis muralis (Reptilia: Lacertidae)


Arribas, Oscar J.:

Intraspecific variability of the Carpetane Lizard (Iberolacerta cyreni [Müller & Hellmich, 1937]) (Squamata: Lacertidae), with special reference to the unstudied peripheral populations from the Sierras de Avila (Paramera, Serrota and Villafranca)


Barej, Michael F., Ineich, Ivan, Gvoždík, Václav, Lhermitte-Vallarino, Nathaly, Legrand Gonwouo, Nono, LeBreton, Matthew, Bott, Ursula & Schmitz, Andreas:

Insights into chameleons of the genus Trioceros (Squamata: Chamaeleonidae)


Günther, Rainer:

Another new Cophixalus species (Amphibia: Anura: Microhylidae) from western New Guinea


Vences, Miguel, Köhler, Jörn, Crottini, Angelica & Glaw, Frank:

High mitochondrial sequence divergence meets morphological bioacoustic conservatism: Boophis quasiboehmei sp. n., a new treefrog species from south-eastern Madagascar


Bauer, Aaron M.:

A new species of Pachydactylus (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from the Otavi Highlands of northern Namibia


Joger, Ulrich & Bashaenia, Ismail:

A new Tarentola subspecies (Reptilia: Gekkonidae) endemic to Tunisia


Wilms, Thomas M., Shobrak, Mohammad & Wagner, Philipp:

A new species of the genus Tropiocolotes from Central Saudi Arabia (Reptilia: Sauria: Gekkonidae)


Lutzmann, Nicolá, Stipala, Jan, Landemann, Ralph, Krause, Patrick, Wilms, Thomas M. & Schmitz, Andreas:

Description of a new subspecies of Klnyongia uthmoelleri (Müller, 1938) (Squamata: Chamaeleonidae) with notes on its caotive propagation


Vogel, Gernot & David, Patrick:

A new species of the genus Lycodon (Boie, 1826) from Yunnan Province, China (Serpentes: Colubridae)


Wagner, Philipp & Wilms, Thomas M.:

A crowned devil: new species of Cerastes Laurenti, 1768 (Ophidia, Viperidae) from Tunesia, with two nomenclatural comments


Schmidtler, Josef Friedrich:

The taxonomic history of the Linnean genus Lacerta (Squamata: Sauria: Lacertidae) in the mirror of book-illustration


Pafilis, Panayiotes:

A brief history of Greek herpetology


Niekisch, Manfred:

The history of reptiles and amphibians at Frankfurt Zoo


Hita Garcia, Francisco, Fischer Georg, Kück, Patrick, Thormann, Birthe & Peters, Marcell K.:

Tetramorium boehmei sp. n. - a new ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) species from the Kakamega Forest, Western Kenya


Masseti, Marco:

Homeless mammals from the Ionian and Aegean islands