New reptile species described in 1798
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Back to menu   Chronology of species descriptions of the reptiles of the world (since 1758)


Sauria (Lizards): Phyllodactylidae (Leaf-toed Geckos)

Ptyodactylus hasselquistii

Egyptian Fan-toed Gecko

1798 Lacerta hasselquistii Donndorff

Serpentes (Snakes): Viperidae (Vipers)

Craspedocephalus trigonocephalus

Sri Lankan Green Pitviper

1798 Coluber Trigonocephalus Donndorff

Testudines (Turtles): Testudinidae (Tortoises)

Cylindraspis vosmaeri (extinct)

Rodrigues Giant Saddle-back Tortoise

1798 Testudo indica vosmaeri Schneider