Variation: Specimens from Itremo have a smaller body size, shorter hindlimbs, and their femoral glands are located closer to the cloaca; however, they do not show important genetic differentiation (Glaw and Vences 2007).
Taken with permission from Glaw and Vences (2007) and Nussbaum et. al (2008).
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