A Listing of Australian Geckos
Distribution Key

ORDER: SQUAMATA (LIZARDS AND SNAKES)
SUBORDER: SAURIA (LIZARDS)
family: Gekkonidae (Geckos)
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Scientific Name
Common Name
Distribution
CODE
Carphodactylus laevis Chameleon Gecko Qld M2046
Christinus guentheri Gecko LHI,NI(offshore islan K2125
Christinus marmoratus Marbled Gecko NSW,SA,Vic,WA M2126
Crenadactylus ocellatus Clawless Gecko NT,Qld,SA,WA Z2047
Cyrtodactylus louisiadensis >Ring-Tailed or Banded Gecko Qld S2049
Diplodactylus assimilis Gecko WA S2649
Diplodactylus alboguttat Gecko WA G2051
Diplodactylus byrnei Byrne's Gecko NSW,NT,Qld,SA Y2052
Diplodactylus ciliaris Spiny-tailed Gecko NSW,NT,Qld,SA,WA K2053
Diplodactylus conspicillatus Fat-tailed Gecko NSW,NT,Qld,SA,WA M2054
Diplodactylus damaeus Gecko ? ?
Diplodactylus elderi Jewelled Gecko NSW,NT,Qld,SA,WA Z2055
Diplodactylus fulleri Gecko WA Q2056
Diplodactylus galeatus Gecko NT,SA S2057
Diplodactylus granariens Gecko SA,WA U2058
Diplodactylus immaculatu Gecko NT,Qld C2009
Diplodactylus intermedia Eastern Spiny-Tailed Gecko NSW,NT,SA,Vic,WA W2059
Diplodactylus jeanae Gecko NT,WA M2010
Diplodactylus kenneallyi Gecko WA Q2012
Diplodactylus maini Gecko WA Y2060
Diplodactylus mcmillani Gecko WA K2061
Diplodactylus michaelsen Gecko WA M2062
Diplodactylus mitchelli Gecko WA Z2063
Diplodactylus occultus Yellow Snouted Ground Gecko NT G2043
Diplodactylus ornatus Gecko WA Q2064
Diplodactylus polyophtha Gecko WA S2065
Diplodactylus pulcher Gecko SA,WA U2066
Diplodactylus rankini Gecko WA W2067
Diplodactylus savagei Gecko WA A2068
Diplodactylus spinigerus W. Spiny-tailed WA ?
Diplodactylus squarrosus Gecko WA M2070
Diplodactylus steindachneri Steindachner's Gecko NSW,Qld,SA(?) Z2071
Diplodactylus stenodactylus Crowned Gecko NSW,NT,Qld,SA,WA Q2072
Diplodactylus strophurus Gecko WA S2073
Diplodactylus taeniatus White-striped Gecko NT,Qld,WA U2074
Diplodactylus taenicauda Golden-tailed Gecko Qld W2075
Diplodactylus tessellatus Tesselated Gecko NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic A2076
Diplodactylus vittata Wood or Stone Gecko NSW,Qld,SA,Vic C2077
Diplodactylus wellington Gecko WA W2015
Diplodactylus williamsi Soft-spined Gecko NSW,Qld,SA(?) E2078
Diplodactylus wilsoni Gecko WA Q2080
Diplodactylus wombeyi Gecko WA G2079
Gehyra australis Northern Dtella or House Gecko NT,Qld,WA C2085
Gehyra baliola Gecko Qld(Torres Strait Isl.) E2086
Gehyra borroloola Gecko NT A2084
Gehyra catenata Tree Dtella (Gecko) Qld E2094
Gehyra dubia Gecko NSW,Qld U2082
Gehyra fenestra Pilbara Spotted Gecko WA G2087
Gehyra minuta Gecko NT U2022
Gehyra montium Gecko NT,SA,WA W2083
Gehyra mutilata Gecko CI,CKI G2095
Gehyra nana Gecko NT,Qld,SA,WA Y2088
Gehyra occidentalis Gecko WA K2097
Gehyra pamela Arnhem Land Spotted Dtella (Gecko) NT Y2096
Gehyra pilbara Pilbara Dtella (Gecko) NT,WA U2090
Gehyra punctata Spotted Gecko WA W2091
Gehyra purpurascens Gecko NT,Qld,SA,WA M2098
Gehyra robusta Gecko Qld Z2099
Gehyra variegata Tree Dtella (Gecko) NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA A2092
Gehyra xenopus Gecko WA C2093
Hemidactylus frenatus Asian House Gecko CI,CKI,NT,Qld,WA A2104
Heteronotia binoei Bynoes or Prickly Gecko NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA C2105
Heteronotia planiceps Gecko WA W2023
Heteronotia spelea Desert Cave Gecko NT,WA E2106
Lepidodactylus listeri Gecko CI W2103
Lepidodactylus lugubris Mourning Gecko CKI,Qld G2107
Lepidodactylus pumilus Gecko Qld(Torres Strait Isl) Y2108
Lucasium damaeum Beaded Gecko NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA K2109
Nactus pelagicus Pelagic Gecko Qld E2050
Nactus galgajuga Gecko Qld Q2048
Nephrurus amyae Spiny Knob-tailed Gecko NT,Qld,WA U2110
Nephrurus asper Spiny Knob-tailed Gecko NT,Qld,WA U2110
Nephrurus deleani Knob-Tailed Gecko SA U2102
Nephrurus laevissimus Smooth Knob-Tailed Gecko NT,SA,WA W2111
Nephrurus levis Knob-Tailed Gecko NSW,NT,Qld,SA,WA A2112
Nephrurus milli Knob-Tailed Gecko NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA  
Nephrurus sheai Kimberly Rough Knob-tailed Gecko NT,Qld,WA U2110
Nephrurus stellatus Southern Knob-tailed Gecko SA,WA C2113
Nephrurus vertebralis Knob-Tailed Gecko SA,WA E2114
Nephrurus wheeleri cinctus Knob-Tailed Gecko WA G2115
Nephrurus wheeleri wheeleri Knob-Tailed Gecko WA G2115
Oedura castelnaui Northern Velvet Gecko Qld Y2116
Oedura coggeri Northern Spotted Velvet Gecko Qld K2117
Oedura filicipoda Gecko WA G2131
Oedura gemmata Jewelled Velvet Gecko NT Y2132
Oedura gracilis Gecko WA K2133
Oedura lesueurii Lesueur's Gecko NSW,Qld M2118
Oedura marmorata Marbled Velvet Gecko NSW,NT,Qld,SA,WA Z2119
Oedura monilis Ocellated or Blotched Gecko NSW,Qld A2120
Oedura obscura Gecko WA Q2136
Oedura reticulata Reticulated Velvet Gecko WA C2121
Oedura rhombifer Zig-zag Gecko NT,Qld,WA E2122
Oedura robusta Robust Gecko NSW,Qld G2123
Oedura tryoni Southern Spotted Velvet Gecko NSW,Qld Y2124
Nephrurus caudiannulatus a leaf-tailed gecko Qld Z2127
Phyllurus isis Gecko Qld Q2656
Phyllurus nepthys Gecko Qld A2684
Phyllurus ossa Gecko Qld C2685
Phyllurus platurus Southern Leaf-Tailed Gecko NSW S2129
Pseudothecadactylus australis Gecko Qld M2134
Pseudothecadactylus linderi *Giant Cave Gecko NT,WA ?
Rhynchoedura ornata Beaked Gecko NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA S2137
Saltuarius cornutus Gecko NSW,Qld Q2128
Saltuarius occultus Gecko Qld G2686
Saltuarius salebrosus Gecko Qld E2130
Saltuarius swaini Gecko NSW,Qld E2687
Underwoodisaurus sphyrur Gecko NSW,Qld W2139



DISTRIBUTION KEY
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CI = Christmas Island
CKI = Cocos (Keeling) Island
LHI = Lord Howe Island
NI = Norfolk Island
NSW = New South Wales
NT = Northern Territory
Qld = Queensland
SA = South Australia
Tas = Tasmania
Vic = Victoria
WA = Western Australia