Gallotia simonyi 

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Citation: Jose Antonio Mateo Miras, Valentin Pérez-Mellado, Iñigo Martínez-Solano. 2009. Gallotia simonyi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2009: e.T8881A12935900. . Downloaded on 25 August 2016.
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