Gekkoninae

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Gekkoninae
Phelsuma laticauda.jpg
A gold dust day gecko (genus Phelsuma) in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Family: Gekkonidae
Subfamily: Gekkoninae
Gray, 1825[1][2]
Genera

57; see text

Gekkoninae is a diverse subfamily of the family Gekkonidae, geckos. It has the most species and genera — over 850 species in 57 genera. Hemidactylus and Cyrtodactylus together account for 185 species.

Genera[edit]

The following is a list of recognized genera:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wikispecies.
  2. ^ Wikimedia Commons.
  3. ^ "Asiocolotes depressus". jcvi.org. Retrieved 10 June 2010. 
  4. ^ Geckoella at the Reptarium.cz Reptile Database
  5. ^ Reptile Database: http://www.jcvi.org/reptiles/families/gekkonidae.php (Downloaded Feb. 17, 2010.)