Logo Header
Category Publications

Research Articles

93.
Amarasinghe AAT, S Karunarathna, PD Campbell, M Madawala & A de Silva (2021). A New species of Hemidactylus Goldfuss, 1820 (Reptilia: Gekkonidae) from Sri Lanka with redescription of H. hunae Deraniyagala, 1937. Herpetologica 77 (3): 259–272.
https://doi.org/10.1655/Herpetologica-D-21-00003.1https://meridian.allenpress.com/herpetologica/article/doi/10.1655/Herpetologica-D-21-00003.1/468930/A-New-Species-of-Hemidactylus-Oken-1817-Reptilia
92.
Amarasinghe AAT, SM Henkanaththegedara, PD Campbell, A Riyanto, J Hallermann & G Vogel (2021). Description of a new Oligodon (Squamata: Colubridae) from Sulawesi, Indonesia, including redescriptions of O. waandersi and O. propinquus. Herpetologica 77 (2): 195–207.
https://doi.org/10.1655/Herpetologica-D-20-00006.1
91.
Amarasinghe AAT, SR Ganesh, H Patel, K Deuti, PD Campbell, MJ Palot, S Karunarathna, A Abinawanto & J Supriatna (2021). Taxonomy and predicted distribution of a rare Indian skink, Eutropis innotata (Blanford, 1870) (Reptilia: Scincidae) with the redescription of its holotype. Zootaxa 4981 (3): 577–592.
https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4981.3.8
90.
Amarasinghe AAT, S Karunarathna, M Madawala & A de Silva (2021). Two new rupicolous day geckos of the Cnemaspis alwisi group (Reptilia: Gekkonidae) from Sri Lanka. Taprobanica 10 (1): 23–38.
https://www.doi.org/10.47605/tapro.v10i1.245
89.
Amarasinghe AAT, CA Putra, SM Henkanaththegedara, AA Dwiyahrenia, NL Winarni, Sunaryo, C Margules & J Supriatna (2021). Herpetofaunal diversity of West Bali National Park, Indonesia with identification of indicator species for long-term monitoring. Global Ecology & Conservation 28: e01638.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gecco.2021.e01638
88.
Amarasinghe AAT 2020. Editorial: Cladonotus bhaskari : a call for improving ethical standards in taxonomic journals. Taprobanica 9 (2): 133–135.
https://www.doi.org/10.47605/tapro.v9i2.227
87.
Madurapperuma PL & AAT Amarasinghe (2020). On a gazelle eating a dove at Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve. Taprobanica 9 (2): 242–243.
https://www.doi.org/10.47605/tapro.v9i2.241
86.
Chandramouli SR, A. Hamidy & AAT Amarasinghe (2020). A reassessment of the systematic position of the Asian ranid frog Hylorana nicobariensis Stoliczka, 1870 (Amphibia: Anura) with the description of a new genus. Taprobanica 9 (1): 121–132.
https://www.doi.org/10.47605/tapro.v9i1.226
85.
Amarasinghe AAT & S Karunarathna (2020). A new diminutive day gecko species of the genus Cnemaspis Strauch, 1887 (Reptilia: Gekkonidae) from Pilikuttuwa, near the capital of Sri Lanka. Taprobanica 9 (1): 71–82.
https://www.doi.org/10.47605/tapro.v9i1.223
84.
Amarasinghe AAT, A Riyanto, Mumpuni & LL Grismer (2020). A new bent-toed gecko species of the genus Cyrtodactylus Gray, 1827 (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from the West Bali National Park, Bali, Indonesia. Taprobanica 9 (1): 59–70.
https://www.doi.org/10.47605/tapro.v9i1.222
83.
Amarasinghe AAT, S Karunarathna, PD Campbell, SR Ganesh & G Vogel (2020). Taxonomy and distribution of Liopeltis calamaria (Günther, 1858) (Reptilia: Colubridae), including redescription of the syntypes. Taprobanica 9 (1): 39–49.
https://www.doi.org/10.47605/tapro.v9i1.221
82.
Amarasinghe AAT, SR Chandramouli, K Deuti, PD Campbell, SM Henkanaththegedara & S Karunarathna (2020). A revision of Eutropis rudis (Boulenger, 1887), resurrection of E. lewisi (Bartlett, 1895) and description of a new species (Reptilia: Scincidae) from Great Nicobar. Taprobanica 9 (1): 12–22.
https://www.doi.org/10.47605/tapro.v9i1.217
81.
Chandramouli SR & AAT Amarasinghe (2020). On two poorly known, insular skinks, Eutropis tytleri (Theobald, 1868) and E. andamanensis (Smith, 1935) (Reptilia: Scincidae), endemic to the Andaman Islands, India. Taprobanica 9 (1): 31–38.
https://www.doi.org/10.47605/tapro.v9i1.219
80.
Ganesh SR, AAT Amarasinghe & G Vogel (2020). Redescription of Lycodon travancoricus (Beddome, 1870) (Reptilia: Colubridae), an Indian endemic snake, with a review of its geographic range. Taprobanica 9 (1): 50–58.
https://www.doi.org/10.47605/tapro.v9i1.221
79.
Putra CA, AAT Amarasinghe, D Hikmatullah, S Scali, J Brinkman, U Manthey & I Ineich (2020). Rediscovery of Modigliani‟s nose-horned lizard, Harpesaurus modiglianii Vinciguerra, 1933 (Reptilia: Agamidae) after 129 years without any observation. Taprobanica 9 (1): 3–11.
https://www.doi.org/10.47605/tapro.v9i1.216
78.
Kanishka AS, AD Danushka & AAT Amarasinghe (2020). A new species of Lankascincus Greer, 1991 (Reptilia: Scincidae) with an overview of the L. gansi group. Taprobanica 9 (1): 103–119.
https://www.doi.org/10.47605/tapro.v9i1.225
77.
Danushka AD, AS Kanishka, AAT Amarasinghe, G Vogel & SS Seneviratne (2020). A new species of Dendrelaphis Boulenger, 1890 (Reptilia: Colubridae) from the wet zone of Sri Lanka with a redescription of Dendrelaphis bifrenalis (Boulenger, 1890). Taprobanica 9 (1): 83–102.
https://www.doi.org/10.47605/tapro.v9i1.224
76.
Amarasinghe AAT, P Thammachoti, PD Campbell, J Hallermann, SM Henkanaththegedara, DMSS Karunarathna, A Riyanto, EN Smith & I Ineich (2018). Systematic composition of the Eutropis multifasciata (Kuhl, 1820) species complex (Squamata: Scincidae) and designation of a neotype. Herpetologica 74 (4): 342–354.
https://doi.org/10.1655/0018-0831.342
75.
Garg S, Suyesh R, Das A, Jiang J, Wijayathilaka N, Amarasinghe AAT, Alhadi F, Vineeth KK, Aravind NA, Senevirathne G, Meegaskumbura M & SD Biju (2018). Systematic revision of Microhyla (Microhylidae) frogs of South Asia: a molecular, morphological, and acoustic Assessment. Vertebrate Zoology 69 (1): 1– 71.
https://doi.org/10.26049/VZ69-1-2019-01
74.
Karunarathna S, AAT Amarasinghe, S Henkanaththegedara, T Surasinghe, M Madawala, D Gabadage & M Botejue (2017). Distribution, habitat associations and conservation implications of Sri Lankan freshwater terrapins outside the protected area network. Aquatic Conservation 27 (6): 1301-1312.
https://doi.org/10.1002/aqc.2792
73.
Karunarathna S, T Surasinghe, M Madawala, R Somaweera & AAT Amarasinghe (2017). Ecological and behavioural traits of the Sri Lankan water monitor (Varanus salvator) in an urban landscape of Western Province, Sri Lanka. Marine & Freshwater Research 68: 2242–2252.
https://doi.org/10.1071/MF17038
72.
Amarasinghe AAT, NA Poyarkov Jr, PD Campbell, S Leo, J Supriatna & J Hallermann (2017). Systematics of Eutropis rugifera (Stoliczka, 1870) (Squamata: Scincidae) including the redescription of the holotype. Zootaxa 4272 (1): 103–118.
https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4272.1.5
71.
Iskandar DT, JA McGuire & AAT Amarasinghe (2017). Description of Five New Day Geckos of Cnemaspis kandiana Group (Sauria: Gekkonidae) from Sumatra and Mentawai Archipelago, Indonesia. Journal of Herpetology 51 (1): 142–153.
https://doi.org/10.1670/15-047
70.
Amarasinghe AAT, PD Campbell, MB Madawala, WMS Botejue, DE Gabadage, A de Silva & DMSS Karunarathna (2016). The Re-discovery of live populations of Cnemaspis tropidogaster (Boulenger, 1885) (Sauria, Gekkonidae) from Sri Lanka after 120 years. Zootaxa 4200 (3): 395–405.
https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4200.3.5
69.
Amarasinghe AAT, PD Campbell, SR Chandramouli, K Deuti, S Raha, DMSS Karunarathna & I Ineich (2016). Taxonomy of two endemic Indian skinks, Eutropis bibronii (Gray, 1838) and E. nagarjunensis (Sharma, 1969) (Reptilia: Scincidae), including redescriptions of their types. Zootaxa 4154 (2): 155–168.
https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4154.2.3
68.
Amarasinghe AAT & PD Campbell (2016). On the resolution of a long standing issue surrounding the holotype of Cnemaspis podihuna Deraniyagala, 1944 (Reptilia: Gekkonidae). Zootaxa 4137 (2): 296–300.
https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4137.2.12
67.
Amarasinghe AAT, PD Campbell, SR Chandramouli, K. Deuti, S. Raha, DMSS Karunarathna & I Ineich (2016). Taxonomy and natural history of Eutropis beddomei (Jerdon, 1870) (Reptilia: Scincidae), including a redescription of the holotype. Zootaxa 4132 (4): 509–520.
https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4132.4.3
66.
Vogel, G, AAT Amarasinghe & I Ineich (2016). Resurrection of Pseudorabdion torquatum (A.M.C. Duméril, Bibron & A.H.A. Duméril, 1854), a former synonym of P. longiceps (Cantor, 1847) (Colubridae: Calamariinae) from Sulawesi, Indonesia. Zootaxa 4121 (3): 337–345.
https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4121.3.8
65.
Chandramouli, SR & AAT Amarasinghe (2016). Taxonomic reassessment of the arboreal toad genus Pedostibes Günther 1876 (Anura: Bufonidae) and some allied oriental bufonid genera. Herpetologica 72 (2): 137–147.
https://doi.org/10.1655/HERPETOLOGICA-D-15-00053
64.
Amarasinghe AAT, G Vogel, JA McGuire, I Sidik, J Supriatna & I Ineich (2015). Description of a second species of the genus Rabdion Duméril, Bibron & Duméril, 1854 (Colubridae: Calamariinae) from Sulawesi, Indonesia. Herpetologica 71 (3): 234–239.
https://doi.org/10.1655/HERPETOLOGICA-D-14-00058
63.
Amarasinghe AAT, MB Harvey, A Riyanto & EN Smith (2015). A New Species of Cnemaspis (Reptilia: Gekkonidae) from Sumatra, Indonesia. Herpetologica 71 (2): 160–167.
https://doi.org/10.1655/HERPETOLOGICA-D-14-00034
62.
Amarasinghe AAT, PD Campbell, J Hallermann, I Sidik, J Supriatna & I Ineich (2015). Two new species of the genus Cylindrophis Wagler, 1828 (Squamata: Cylindrophiidae) from Southeast Asia. Amphibian & Reptile Conservation 9 (1): 34–51.
http://amphibian-reptile-conservation.org/pdfs/Volume/Vol_9_no_1/ARC_9_1_[General_Section]_34-51_e98_high_res.pdf
61.
Amarasinghe AAT, MB Madawala, DMSS Karunarathna, SC Manolis, A de Silva & R Sommerlad (2015). Human-crocodile conflict and conservation implications of Saltwater Crocodiles Crocodylus porosus (Reptilia: Crocodylia: Crocodylidae) in Sri Lanka. Journal of Threatened Taxa 7 (5): 7111–7130.
https://doi.org/10.11609/JoTT.o4159.7111-30
60.
Amarasinghe AAT, DMSS Karunarathna, PD Campbell & I Ineich (2015). Systematics and ecology of Oligodon sublineatus Duméril, Bibron & Duméril, 1854, an endemic snake of Sri Lanka, including the designation of a lectotype. Zoosystematics & Evolution 91 (1): 71–80.
https://doi.org/10.3897/zse.91.4971
59.
Amarasinghe AAT, I Ineich, DMSS Karunarathna, WMS Botejue & PD Campbell (2015). Two new species of the genus Sitana Cuvier, 1829 (Reptilia: Agamidae) from Sri Lanka, including a taxonomic revision of the Indian Sitana species. Zootaxa 3915 (1): 67–98.
https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3915.1.3
58.
Chandramouli, SR & AAT Amarasinghe (2015). On some recent taxonomic advancement and the resultant problems in the arboreal skink genus Dasia Gray, 1839 (Reptilia: Scincidae). Zootaxa 3914 (4): 495–500.
https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3914.4.9
57.
Ohler, A, AAT Amarasinghe, F Andreone, A. Bauer, L. Borkin, A. Channing, Y. Chuaynkern, I. Das, K. Deuti, T. Frétey, M. Matsui, T. Nguyen, RA Pyron, MO Rödel, GH Segniagbeto, K Vasudevan & A Dubois (2014). Dicroglossidae Dubois, 1987 (Amphibia, Anura): proposed conservation. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 71 (4): 244–249.
56.
Gabadage, DE, A de Silva, WMS Botejue, MM Bahir, TD Surasinghe, MB Madawala, AAT Amarasinghe & DMMS Karunarathna (2014). On the discovery of second living population of Adenomus kandianus (Günther, 1872) from Sri Lanka: with the bioecology, and detailed redescription to the species. Herpetotropicos 10 (1-2): 37–49.
55.
Amarasinghe AAT, DMSS Karunarathna & J Fujinuma (2014). A new species of agamid lizard of the genus Calotes from the Knuckles massif of Sri Lanka. Herpetologica 70 (3): 323–338.
https://doi.org/10.1655/HERPETOLOGICA-D-13-00087
54.
Amarasinghe AAT, DMSS Karunarathna, J Hallermann, J Fujinuma, H. Grillitsch & PD Campbell (2014). A new species of the genus Calotes (Squamata: Agamidae) from high elevations of the Knuckles Massif of Sri Lanka. Zootaxa 3785 (1): 59–78.
https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3785.1.5
53.
Karunarathna DMSS, SM Henkanaththegedara, AAT Amarasinghe & A de Silva (2013). Impact of vehicular traffic on herpetofaunal mortality in a savannah forest, Eastern Sri Lanka. Taprobanica 5 (2): 111–119.
https://www.doi.org/10.47605/tapro.v5i2.106
52.
Karunarathna DMSS & AAT Amarasinghe (2013). Behavioural ecology and microhabitat use by Lyriocephalus scutatus (Linnaeus, 1758): a monotypic genus in Sri Lanka (Reptilia: Agamidae: Draconinae) with notes on the taxonomy. Russian Journal of Herpetology 20 (1): 1–15.
http://rjh.folium.ru/index.php/rjh/article/view/495
51.
Karunarathna DMSS, AAT Amarasinghe, MB Madawala & HKD Kandambi (2012). Population status of two Varanus species (Reptilia: Sauria: Varanidae) in Sri Lanka’s Puttalam lagoon system, with notes on their diet and conservation status. Biawak 6 (1): 22–33.
http://varanidae.org/6_1.pdf
50.
Karunarathna DMSS & AAT Amarasinghe (2012). Rescue actions of the ‘black turtle’ Melanochelys trijuga thermalis (Reptilia: Bataguridae) from Sri Lanka. Herpetotropicos 7 (1-2): 17–19.
49.
Karunarathna DMSS & AAT Amarasinghe (2012). Reptile diversity in Beraliya Mukalana proposed forest reserve, Galle District, Sri Lanka. Taprobanica 4 (1): 20–26+pl.
https://www.doi.org/10.47605/tapro.v4i1.61
48.
Amarasinghe AAT, F Tiedemann & DMSS Karunarathna (2011). Calotes nigrilabris Peters, 1860 (Reptilia: Agamidae: Draconinae): a threatened highland agamid lizard in Sri Lanka. Amphibian and Reptile Conservation 5 (2): 33–43.
http://amphibian-reptile-conservation.org/pdfs/Volume/Vol_5_no_2/ARC_5_2_90-100_e32_high_res.pdf
47.
Karunarathna DMSS & AAT Amarasinghe (2011). Is there a decline of amphibian richness in Ballanwila-Attidiya Sanctuary? Froglog 95 (March): 9.
46.
Karunarathna DMSS & AAT Amarasinghe (2011). Natural history and conservation status of Calodactylodes illingworthorum Deraniyagala, 1953 (Sauria: Gekkonidae) in South-eastern Sri Lanka. Herpetotropicos 6 (1-2): 5–10.
45.
Karunarathna DMSS & AAT Amarasinghe (2011). Hemidactylus maculates hunae (Reptilia: Gekkonidae) preys on Bandicota bengalensis (Mammalia: Rodentia) in the GalOya National Park, Sri Lanka. Herpetotropicos 5 (2): 111–113.
44.
De Silva MC, AAT Amarasinghe, A de Silva & DMSS Karunarathna (2011). Mugger crocodile (Crocodylus palustris Lesson, 1831) preys on a radiated tortoise in Sri Lanka. Taprobanica 3 (1): 38–41.
https://www.doi.org/10.47605/tapro.v3i1.42
Copyright © 2021 | A. A. Thasun Amarasinghe | All Rights Reserved,
Powered by IKTLink Mobile
Desktop Version