Swaziland's Reptiles Database

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Lygodactylus capensis capensis  
(Cape Dwarf Gecko)



Description:

Key Features: conspicuous white and black stripes passing from snout through the eye and along the flanks, also has elongated digital pads on all four feet

Comments: Widely distributed throughout Swaziland but less common in the highveld above 1000 m altitude.

Habitats:  
Riverine forest
Valley bushveld


Distribution
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Distribution Data Sources:
SNTC Swaziland Biodiversity Baseline Data
Global Biodiversity Information Facility (data accessed in 2016) http://www.gbif.org/
Project Noah www.projectnoah.org/ UCT ADU Virtual Museum (ReptileMap) vmus.adu.org.za/
HerpMapper. 2017. HerpMapper - A Global Herp Atlas and Data Hub. Iowa, U.S.A. Available http://www.herpmapper.org. (Accessed: 21-01-2017).
Miscellaneous other sources.