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Taxonomy of the family Gekkonidae
Bibliography of the genus Goggia
Biodiversity of the family Gekkonidae








Genus
Goggia

South African Dwarf Leaf-toed Geckos, South African Pygmy Geckos

Südafrikanische Zwerg-Blattfingergeckos*

Dværg-bladfingergekkoer*

1997 Goggia Bauer, Good & Branch (type species: Phyllodactylus lineatus Gray 1838)
Contents: 10 species, of which 8 (80.0%) are endemic.
Remarks: The species of this genus were previously included in the genus Phyllodactylus (e.g., Wermuth 1965).
Distribution: Namibia, South Africa (Eastern Cape, Northern Cape, Western Cape).

Goggia braacki

Western Cape Dwarf Leaf-toed Gecko*, (Braack's Dwarf Leaf-toed Gecko)

Westlicher Kap-Blattfingergecko*

Vestlig Kap-bladfingergekko*

1996 Phyllodactylus braacki Good, Bauer & Branch
Goggia braacki Bauer, Good & Branch 1997

Distribution: South Africa (Western Cape).


Goggia essexi

Eastern Cape Dwarf Leaf-toed Gecko*, (Essex’s Dwarf Leaf-toed Gecko)

Östlicher Kap-Blattfingergecko*

Østlig Kap-bladfingergekko*

1925 Phyllodactylus essexi Hewitt
Phyllodactylus lineatus essexi Hewitt 1937
Goggia essexi Bauer, Good & Branch 1997

Remarks: Revalidated as a separate species by Branch, Bauer & Good (1995).
Distribution: South Africa (Northern Cape, Western Cape).


Goggia gemmula

Richtersveld Dwarf Leaf-toed Gecko

Richtersveld-Blattfingergecko*

Richtersveld-bladfingergekko*

1996 Phyllodactylus gemmulus Bauer, Branch & Good
Goggia gemmula Bauer, Good & Branch 1997

Distribution: Namibia, South Africa (Northern Cape).


Goggia hewitti

Swartberg Dwarf Leaf-toed Gecko*, (Hewitt's Dwarf Leaf-toed Gecko)

Swartberg-Zwerg-Blattfingergecko*

Swartberg-dværgbladfingergekko*

1995 Phyllodactylus hewitti Branch & Bauer
Goggia hewitti Bauer, Good & Branch 1997

Distribution: South Africa (Eastern Cape, Western Cape).


Goggia hexapora

Cedarberg Dwarf Leaf-toed Gecko

Cedarberg-Blattfingergecko*

Cedarberg-bladfingergekko*

1995 Phyllodactylus hexaporus Branch & Bauer
Goggia hexapora Bauer, Good & Branch 1997

Distribution: South Africa (Northern Cape, Western Cape).


Goggia incognita

Jacobsbaai Dwarf Leaf-toed Gecko*

Jacobsbaai-Zwerg-Blattfingergecko*

Jacobsbaai-dværgbladfingergekko*

2017 Goggia incognita Heinicke, Turk & Bauer

Remarks: Previously regarded as a southern population of lineata (Heinicke, Turk & Bauer 2017).
Distribution: South Africa (Western Cape).


Goggia lineata

Striped Dwarf Leaf-toed Gecko

Gestreifter Blattfingergecko*

Stribet Bladfingergekko*

1838 Phyllodactylus lineatus Gray
Diplodactylus lineatus Gray 1945
Goggia lineata Bauer, Good & Branch 1997

Remarks: Previously included the populations now assigned to incognita.
Distribution: Namibia, South Africa (Northern Cape, Western Cape).


Goggia matzikamaensis

Matzikama Dwarf Leaf-toed Gecko*

Matzikama-Zwerg-Blattfingergecko*

Matzikama-dværgbladfingergekko*

2017 Goggia matzikamaensis Heinicke, Turk & Bauer

Remarks: Previously regarded as a southern population of rupicola (Heinicke, Turk & Bauer 2017).
Distribution: South Africa (Northern Cape, Western Cape).


Goggia microlepidota

Small-scaled Dwarf Leaf-toed Gecko

Kleinschuppiger Zwerg-Blattfingergecko*

Finskællet Dværg-bladfingergekko*

1939 Phyllodactylus microlepidotus Fitzsimons
Goggia microlepidota Bauer, Good & Branch 1997

Distribution: South Africa (Western Cape).


Goggia rupicola

Namaqua Dwarf Leaf-toed Gecko

Namaqua-Blattfingergecko*

Namaqua-bladfingergekko*

1938 Phyllodactylus lineatus rupicolus Fitzsimons
Phyllodactylus rupicolus Branch, Bauer & Good 1995
Goggia rupicola Bauer, Good & Branch 1997

Remarks: Now restricted to Northern Cape. Previously included the populations now assigned to matzikamaensis. Records from Western Cape to matzikamaensis.
Distribution: South Africa (Northern Cape).