Taiwan / predominantly south and central Taiwan, including the island Lan Yu 


Takydromus sauteri  VAN DENBURGH, 1909

Common names:

Sauter’s grass lizard (English)
Sauter’s Langschwanzeidechse (German)
梭德氏草蜥 (Chinese)


Holotype: CAS 18001

Terra Typica:

`Koshun` (= Hengchun), Taiwan.

Relevant taxonomic literature:

  • Denburgh, J. van (1909) -  New and previously unrecorded species of reptiles and amphibians from the island of Formosa.  -  Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, (4th series) 3: 49-56.