Pedioplanis mayeri  CHILDERS & KIRCHHOF & BAUER, 2021


Omaruru Sand Lizard (Englisch)
Omaruru-Wüstenrenner (Deutsch)


Holotype: Adult ♀; MCZ-R193179 (field number MCZ-A28704); collected 15 June 2014 by Jackie L. Childers, Aaron M. Bauer, William R. Branch, Matthew Heinicke and Johan Marais. Holotype and part of type series to be transferred to the National Museum of Namibia.

Terra Typica:

Namibia, Erongo Region, Omaruru District, at Farm Omandumba, ca. 1 km W of house (-21.49786, 15.62630, 1238 m above sea level (a.s.l.).

Relevante taxonomische Literatur:

  • Childers, J.L. & Kirchhof, S. & Bauer, A.M. (2021) -  Lizards of a different stripe: phylogenetics of the Pedioplanis undata species complex (Squamata, Lacertidae), with the description of two new species. -  Zoosystematics and Evolution, 97 (1): 249–272.    


Pedioplanis mayeri  © 2014 Jackie Childers