|Scientific Name:||Acanthodactylus gongrorhynchatus|
|Species Authority:||Leviton & Anderson, 1967|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Data Deficient ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||Al Johany, A.M.H. & Els, J.|
|Reviewer(s):||Cox, N.A. & Bowles, P.|
This species is listed as Data Deficient in view of limited information concerning its distribution and its status within Saudi Arabia.
|Range Description:||This species is endemic to the Arabian Peninsula. It has been recorded from Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. It occurs from sea level up to around 300 m asl.|
Native:Saudi Arabia; United Arab Emirates
|Upper elevation limit (metres):||300|
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|Population:||It is not rare in the United Arab Emirates. It is known from few specimens in Saudi Arabia.|
|Current Population Trend:||Unknown|
|Habitat and Ecology:||This species is found on sandy substrates (Arnold 1980).|
|Use and Trade:||There is no collection of this species.|
|Major Threat(s):||It is threatened with real estate development in parts of its range (United Arab Emirates).|
|Conservation Actions:||It is found in protected areas in the United Arab Emirates.|
Arnold, E.N. 1980. The scientific results of the Oman flora and fauna survey 1977 (Dhofar). The reptiles and amphibians of Dhofar, southern Arabia. Journal of Oman Studies Special Report 2: 273-332.
IUCN. 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (ver. 2012.2). Available at: http://www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 17 October 2012).
|Citation:||Al Johany, A.M.H. & Els, J. 2012. Acanthodactylus gongrorhynchatus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2012: e.T199609A2606537. . Downloaded on 05 May 2016.|
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