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  • Bauer, A. M. & SADLIER, R. A. (eds.). 2000. The herpetofauna of New Caledonia. Contributions to Herpetology, 17; Society for Study Amphibians and Reptiles, Ithaca, New York.
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  • Bauer, Aaron M. 1995. Geckos of the genus Rhacodactylus. Reptiles 3 (7): 32-49.
  • Bauer,A.M. & Sadlier,R.A. 1993. Systematics, biogeography and conservation of the lizards of New Caledonia. Biodiv. Lett. 1: 107-122.
  • Boulenger, G. A. 1883. On the geckos of New Calendonia. Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1883: 116—130.
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1885. Catalogue of the Lizards in the British Museum (Nat. Hist.) I. Geckonidae, Eublepharidae, Uroplatidae, Pygopodidae, Agamidae. London: 450 pp.
  • Good, D. A., A. M. Bauer & Sadlier, R.A. 1997. Allozyme evidence for the phylogeny of giant New Caledonian geckos (Squamata: Diplodactylidae: Rhacodactylus), with comments on the status of R. leachianus henkeli. Aust. J. Zool. 45: 317-330.
  • Guichenot, A. 1866. Notice sur un nouveau genre de sauriens de la famille des geckotiens du Muséum de Paris. Mémoires de la Société Scientifique Naturelle de Chérbourg, 12:248-252.
  • Guichenot, [A.). 1866. Notice sur un nouveau genre de sauriens de la famille des geckotiens du Muséum de Paris. Mémoires de la Société Scientifique Naturelle de Chérbourg, 12:248-252.
  • Gérard, Philippe. 1999. Rhacodactylus ciliatus, the enigmatic crested gecko. Reptilia (GB) (9):27-33.
  • Hamper, R. 2003. The Crested Gecko in Captivity. Eco Publishing, Lansing, MI, 69 pp.
  • Henkel, Friedrich Wilhelm. 2008. Beobachtungen an Neukaledonischen Riesengeckos in der Natur. Draco 9 (36): 14-22.
  • Love, B. & Hanley, K. &S. 2005. Rhacodactylus ciliatus, Crested Gecko, Eyelash gecko (Guichenot 1866). Reptilia (GB) (39): 43-46.
  • Roux,J. 1913. Les reptiles de de la Nouvelle-Calédonie et des îles Loyalty. In: Nova Caledonia, Recherches scientifiques en Nouvelle Calédonie et aux Iles Loyalty. Zoologie. (vol. 1, L. 2). Sarasin, F. & Roux,J. (eds.). C.W. Kreidel’s Verlag, Wiesbaden, pp. 79-160.
  • Röll, B. & Henkel, F.W. 2003. Männlein oder Weiblein?. Reptilia (Münster) 8 (5): 68-71.
  • Rösler, H. 2000. Kommentierte Liste der rezent, subrezent und fossil bekannten Geckotaxa (Reptilia: Gekkonomorpha). Gekkota 2: 28-153.
  • Rösler, Herbert. 1995. Geckos der Welt - Alle Gattungen. Urania, Leipzig, 256 pp.
  • Schönecker, Patrick & Stefanie Schönecker. 2008. Die Gattung Rhacodactylus. Draco 9 (36): 4-13.
  • Seipp R. Klemmer K. 1994. Wiederentdeckung von Rhacodactylus ciliatus Guichenot 1866 im Süden Neukaledoniens (Reptilia: Sauria: Gekkonidae). Senckenbergiana Biologica 74, (1-2): 199- 204.
  • Uetz P. (2013). TIGR Reptile Database (version Oct 2007). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 11th March 2013 (Roskov Y., Kunze T., Paglinawan L., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Culham A., Bailly N., Kirk P., Bourgoin T., Baillargeon G., Hernandez F., De Wever A., eds). Digital resource at Species 2000: Reading, UK.
  • Vences M, Henkel FW & Seipp,R. 2001. Molekulare Untersuchungen zur Phylogenie und Taxonomie der Neukaledonischen Geckos der Gattung Rhacodactylus (Reptilia: Gekkonidae). Salamandra 37 (2): 73-82.
  • Wirth, Michael & Dennis Peukert. 2008. Kobolde im Blätterdach – der Kronengecko, Rhacodactylus ciliatus. Draco 9 (36): 23-36.
  • de Vosjoli, Philippe;Fast, Frank. 1995. Notes from a herpetological field trip to New Caledonia, part two. Notes on three species of New Caledonian geckos of the genus Rhacodactylus. Vivarium 6 (6): 26-29;53-54.


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