Southwestern Angola / Namibe Province 


Pedioplanis haackei  CONRADIE et al., 2012


Eremias undata undata (part)  LAURENT 1964

Common names:

Haacke’s Sand Lizard (English)
Haacke’s Wüstenrenner (German)


Holotype: PEM R18465, adult male, with a partially everted hemipenis, collected by W.R. Branch, W. Conradie, G.J. Measey and K.A. Tolley, 19 January 2009
Allotype. An adult gravid female (PEM R18461) Paratypes. Thirteen specimens (five females, 8 males: PEM)

Terra Typica:

`along the road to Tambo`[= Tombua?], Namibe Provinz, SW-Angola (15°52’33.8’’ S, 12°12’21.0’’ E, 196 m elevation. .

Relevant taxonomic literature:

  • Conradie, W. & Measey, G.J. & Branch, W.R. & Tolley, K. (2012) -  Revised phylogeny of African sand lizards (Pedioplanis), with the description of two new species from south-western Angola -  African Journal of Herpetology, Johannesburg, South Africa, 61 (2): 1-22.    




Pedioplanis haackei  © William Branch