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GECKOS OF NEW SOUTH WALES


ORDER: SQUAMATA (LIZARDS AND SNAKES)
SUBORDER: SAURIA (LIZARDS)
family: Gekkonidae (Geckos)

Broad-tailed Gecko

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DISTRIBUTION

Clouded Gecko

Amalosia (was Oedura) jacovae

South-east Qld (Possibly extending just over the border into NSW)

Lesueur's Velvet Gecko

Amalosia (was Oedura) lesueurii

Eastern NSW

Zigzag Velvet Gecko

Amalosia (was Oedura) rhombifer

WA, NT, Qld NSW Northern Australia through to north-eastern NSW.

Marbled Gecko

Christinus marmoratus

NSW, ACT, SA, Vic, WA

Hoskin's Ring-Tailed Gecko

Cyrtodactylus hoskini
(Split from C. tuberculatus)

Qld - Iron Range and William Thompson Range

Kimberley Bent-Toed Gecko

Cyrtodactylus kimberleyensis

WA

Eastern Deserts Fat-tailed Gecko

Diplodactylus ameyi

NSW, Qld.

South Coast Gecko

Diplodactylus calcicolus

WA, NSW, SA

*Ranges Stone Gecko

Diplodactylus furcosus

SA, NSW

Tesselated Gecko

Diplodactylus tessellatus

NSW, NT, Qld, SA, Vic

Eastern Stone Gecko

Diplodactylus vittatus

NSW, ACT, Qld, SA, Vic

Dubious Dtella

Gehyra dubia

NSW, Qld, NT, New Guinea?

Southern Rock Dtella

Gehyra lazelli

SA, NSW

Eastern Tree Dtella

Gehyra versicolor (was Gehyra variegata)

NSW, NT?, Qld, SA, Vic.

Crocodile-faced Dtella

Gehyra xenopus

WA

Asian House Gecko (Introduced)

Hemidactylus frenatus

CI, CKI, LHI, NI, NT, Qld, WA, NSW, Vic?

Indo-Pacific Gecko (Introduced)
(Parthenogenetic)

Hemidactylus garnotii

(Sydney region) NSW

Bynoe's or Prickly Gecko

Heteronotia binoei

NSW, NT, Qld, SA, Vic, WA

Byrne's Gecko

Lucasium (was Diplodactylus) byrnei

NSW, NT, Qld, SA

Beaded Gecko

Lucasium damaeum

NSW, NT, Qld, SA, Vic, WA

*Central Ground Gecko

Lucasium microplax (split from Lucasium stenodactylum)

SA, NT, QLD, WA, NSW

Steindachner's Box Patterned Gecko

Lucasium (was Diplodactylus) steindachneri

NSW, Qld, SA

*Northern Crowned Sand-Plain Gecko

Lucasium stenodactylum (was Diplodactylus stenodactylus)

NT, WA, SA?

Robust Velvet Gecko

Nebulifera (was Oedura) robusta

NSW, Qld

Common/Smooth Knob-tailed Gecko

Nephrurus levis levis

NSW, NT, Qld, SA, WA

Inland Marbled Velvet Gecko

Oedura cincta (split from Oedura marmorata)

SA, NT, Qld,NSW

Elegant Velvet Gecko

Oedura elegans (split from Oedura monilis)

NSW, Qld

Limestone Range Velvet Gecko

Oedura murrumanu

NSW, Qld

Southern Spotted Velvet Gecko

Oedura tryoni

NSW, Qld

Broad-Tailed (Heath Leaf-Tailed) Gecko

Phyllurus platurus

NSW

Border Beaked Gecko

Rhynchoedura angusta (split from R. ornata)

NSW, Qld, SA

Eyre Basin Beaked Gecko

Rhynchoedura eyrensis (split from R. ornata)

NSW, Qld, SA, NT?

Eastern Beaked Gecko

Rhynchoedura ormsbyi (split from) R. ornata

NSW, Qld

Northern Leaf-Tailed Gecko

Saltuarius cornutus

NSW, Qld

Kate's Leaf-Tailed Gecko

Saltuarius kateae (was swaini)

NSW

Moritz's Leaf-Tailed Gecko

Saltuarius moritzi (was S. swaini)

NSW

Southern Leaf-Tailed Gecko

Saltuarius swaini

NSW, Qld

Wyberba Leaf-Tailed Gecko

Saltuarius wyberba 

NSW, Qld

Northern Spiny-tailed Gecko
(Type species)

Strophurus (was Diplodactylus) ciliaris ciliaris

NSW, Qld, SA, WA NT

Jewelled Gecko

Strophurus (was Diplodactylus) elderi

NSW, NT, Qld, SA, WA

Southern Spiny-Tailed Gecko

Strophurus (was Diplodactylus) intermedius

NSW, SA, Vic, WA, NT

Soft-spined or William's Gecko

Strophurus (was Diplodactylus) williamsi

NSW, Qld, SA, Vic

Mount Augustus Spiny-tailed Gecko

Strophurus (was Diplodactylus) wilsoni

WA

Thick-Tailed Barking Gecko

Underwoodisaurus (reverted back from Nephrurus) milii

NSW, NT, Qld, SA, Vic, WA

Granite Belt (New England Tableland) Thick Tailed Gecko

Uvidicolus (was Underwoodisaurus ) sphyrurus

NSW, Qld




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CKI = Cocos (Keeling) Island

NSW = New South Wales

Qld = Queensland

Tas = Tasmania

Vic = Victoria

ACT = Australian Capital Territory
(Canberra region only - excludes Jervis Bay Territory)


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