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Ringed thin-tailed gecko

ringed thin-tailed gecko (Phyllurus caudiannulatus)
Bulburin National Park, Queensland
Photo © Stewart Macdonald
Phyllurus caudiannulatus - Covacevich, 1975
Pronunciation  fill-YOUR-us   KAW-dee-ANN-you-LAH-tuss
Etymology  Phyllurus: 'leaf tail', refering to the distinctive shape of the tails of the original species in this genus.
caudiannulatus: 'ring-tailed'.
Other names   
Snout-to-vent length
Species avg: 10.3 cm
Clutch size
Description Distribution Natural history Conservation Further information More photos


Found in the following Australian states/territories



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