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Taxonomy of the family Carphodactylidae
Bibliography of the genus Phyllurus
Biodiversity of the family Carphodactylidae








Genus
Phyllurus

Australian Broad-tailed Geckos, (Leaf-tailed Geckos)

Australische Breitschwanzgeckos

Australske Bredhalegekkoer

1807 Geckoides Peron (type species: "Gecko platurus Shaw" (=Lacerta platura Shaw 1790); syn. Bauer 1994)
1820 Phyllurus Goldfuss (type species: Phyllurus spinosus Goldfuss 1820)
1827 Phyllura Kaup [substitute name for Phyllurus Oken 1817]
Contents: 10 species, all of which are endemic.
Distribution: Australia (New South Wales, Queensland, Whitsunday Islands).

Phyllurus amnicola

Mount Elliot Broad-tailed Gecko

Mount-Elliot-Breitschwanzgecko

Mount Elliot-bredhalegekko

2000 Phyllurus amnicola Couper, Schneider, Hoskin & Covacevich

Distribution: Australia (Queensland).


Phyllurus caudiannulatus

Southern Banded-tailed Gecko, Ringed Thin-tailed Gecko

Südlicher Schwanzbindengecko

Sydlig Båndhalegekko

1975 Phyllurus caudiannulatus Covacevich

Distribution: Australia (Queensland).


Phyllurus championae

Koumala Broad-tailed Gecko, Koumala Leaf-tailed Gecko, Cameron Creek Leaf-tailed Gecko, Connor's Range Leaf-tailed Gecko, (Champion's Leaf-tailed Gecko)

Koumala-Breitschwanzgecko

Koumala-bredhalegekko

2000 Phyllurus championae Couper, Schneider, Hoskin & Covacevich

Distribution: Australia (Queensland).


Phyllurus gulbaru

Gulbaru Broad-tailed Gecko, Palluma Broad-tailed Gecko

Gulbaru-Breitschwanzgecko

Gulbaru-bredhalegekko

2003 Phyllurus gulbaru Hoskin, Couper & Schneider

Distribution: Australia (Queensland).


Phyllurus isis

Mount Blackwood Broad-tailed Gecko, Mount Jukes Broad-tailed Gecko

Mount-Blackwood-Breitschwanzgecko

Mount Blackwood-bredhalegekko

1993 Phyllurus isis Couper, Covacevich & Moritz

Distribution: Australia (Queensland).


Phyllurus kabikabi

Oakview Broad-tailed Gecko, Gympie Broad-tailed Gecko

Oakview-Breitschwanzgecko

Oakview-bredhalegekko

2008 Phyllurus kabikabi Couper, Hamlin & Hoskin

Distribution: Australia (Queensland).


Phyllurus nepthys

Eungella Banded-tailed Gecko, Peppered-belly Broad-tailed Gecko

Eungella-Breitschwanzgecko

Eungella-bredhalegekko

1993 Phyllurus nepthys Couper, Covacevich & Moritz

Distribution: Australia (Queensland).


Phyllurus ossa

Mount Ossa Broad-tailed Gecko

Mount-Ossa-Breitschwanzgecko

Mount Ossa-bredhalegekko

1993 Phyllurus ossa Couper, Covacevich & Moritz
2013 Phyllurus ossa hobsoni Couper & Hoskin
2013 Phyllurus ossa tamoya Couper & Hoskin

Distribution: Australia (Queensland [incl. Whitsunday Islands]).


Phyllurus pinnaclensis

Pinnacles Broad-tailed Gecko

Pinnacles-Breitschwanzgecko

Pinnacles-bredhalegekko

2019 Phyllurus pinnaclensis Hoskin, Bertola & Higgie

Distribution: Australia (Queensland).





Phyllurus platurus

Southern Broad-tailed Gecko, Broad-tailed Rock Gecko, Broad-tailed Gecko, Sandstone Leaf-tailed Gecko, Sydney Leaf-tailed Gecko, (Southern Leaf-tailed Gecko)

Südliche Breitschwanzgecko

Sydlig Bredhalegekko

1790 Lacerta platura Shaw
Stellio platurus Daudin 1802
Geckoides platurus Péron 1807
Agama platyura Merrem 1820 [emendation]
Phyllurus platurus Fitzinger 1826
Gymnodactylus platyurus [sic] Wagler 1830
1804 Agama grandoculis Lacepede (Bauer 1994)
1820 Agama discosaura Merrem (Bauer 1994)
1820 Phyllurus spinosus Goldfuss [substitute name for Lacerta platura Shaw 1790] (Bauer 1994)
1822 Phyllurus novaehollandiae Schinz (Bauer 1994)
1823 Phyllurus cuvieri Bory de Saint-Vincent (Bauer 1994)
1825 Phyllurus whitii Gray (Bauer 1994)
1839 Phyllurus australis Swainson (Bauer 1994)
1845 Phyllurus inermis Gray (Bauer 1994)

Distribution: Australia (New South Wales).