Strophurus taenicauda ( De Vis, 1886 ), De Vis, 1886

Brown, Danny, Wilmer, Jessica Worthington & Macdonald, Stewart, 2012, A revision of Strophurus taenicauda (Squamata; Diplodactylidae) with the description of two new subspecies from central Queensland and a southerly range extension, Zootaxa 3243, pp. 1-28: 10

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Strophurus taenicauda ( De Vis, 1886 )


Strophurus taenicauda ( De Vis, 1886)  

Golden-tailed Gecko

Diagnosis. Strophurus taenicauda   is distinguished from other Strophurus   by its lack of spines or tubercles on the body and tail, and the presence of brightly coloured tail striping (vs. generally shades of grey, white or black).