Cyrtopodion scabrum

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Rough-tailed gecko
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Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Family: Gekkonidae
Genus: Cyrtopodion
Species: C. scabrum
Binomial name
Cyrtopodion scabrum
(Heyden, 1827)
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Synonyms

Cyrtodactylus scaber
Gymnodactylus scaber
Stenodactylus scaber

Cyrtopodion scabrum (rough-tailed gecko) is a species of gecko.

Distribution[edit]

Turkey, Egypt [Siwa Oasis: HR 31: 254], Sinai/Tor, Iraq, Iran, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Oman, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Sudan, India, Pakistan, Jordan, Afghanistan,Israel, USA (introduced to Texas)

References[edit]

  • Boulenger, G.A. 1885 Catalogue of the Lizards in the British Museum (Nat. Hist.) I. Geckonidae, Eublepharidae, Uroplatidae, Pygopodidae, Agamidae. London: 450 pp.
  • Heyden, C. H. G. von. 1827 Reptilien. In Rüppell, E. Atlas zu Reise im nördlichen Afrika. l. Zoologie. H. L. Brönner, Frankfurt a. M., pp. 1-24
  • Rösler, H. 2000 Die postanale Beschuppung bei Cyrtodactylus Gray 1827 und Cyrtopodion Fitzinger 1843 - funktionelle und taxonomische Aspekte (Sauria: Gekkonidae). Gekkota 2: 154-207

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