Taxon profile


Golden-tailed Gecko
Strophurus taenicauda (De Vis, 1886)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  order Squamata - lizards and snakes »  family Diplodactylidae »  genus Strophurus

Scientific synonyms

Diplodactylus taenicauda De Vis, 1886
Diplodactylus taeniocauda Boulenger, 1887 (unjustified replacement name) u.repl.

Least Concern LC


Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Strophurus taenicauda albiocularis Brown, Wilmer & MacDonald, 2012
subspecies Strophurus taenicauda taenicauda (De Vis, 1886)
subspecies Strophurus taenicauda triaureus Brown, Wilmer & MacDonald, 2012

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [178215]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Strophurus taenicauda (De Vis, 1886)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Australian Faunal Directory [8a9dac0e-23a3-44db-a681-b9dc28fe8c6c]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Strophurus taenicauda (De Vis, 1886)]
Data retrieved on: 26 January 2015

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u.repl. unjustified replacement name - new name proposed to replace junior homonym when not necessary.