China / Yunkaishan Nature Reserve located in the southern Yunkai Mountains, western Guangdong Province. 


Takydromus yunkaiensis  WANG et al., 2019

Common names:

Yunkai grass lizard (English)
云开草蜥 (Chinese)


Holotype: SYS r001580

Terra Typica:

“Dawuling Forestry Station (22°16`32.90`N, 111°11`42.87`E; 1500 m a.s.l.), Yunkaishan National Nature Reserve, Xinyi City, Guangdong Province, China.”

Relevant taxonomic literature:

  • Wang, J. & Lyu, Z.-T. & Yang, C.-Y. & Li, Y.-L. & Wang, Y.-Y. (2019) -  A new species of the genus Takydromus (Squamata, Lacertidae) from southwestern Guangdong, China -  ZooKeys 871: 119–139    




Takydromus yunkaiensis  © 2019 Jian Wang et al.