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Lizards and crocodiles of Thailand

Species of Thailand

Short-palmed bent-toed gecko

In Thai: ตุ๊กกายโคนนิ้วติด

Binomial name: Cyrtodactylus brevipalmatus, Malcolm Arthur Smith, 1923

Also known Kampuchea bow-fingered gecko, the short-hand forest gecko (Cyrtodactylus brevipalmatus) is a species of gecko found in Thailand.

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Site notes

This species has been reported from India and Cambodia possibly in error. The range may be limited to Southern Thailand and Northern Peninsular Malaysia according Merel J. Cox et al. (1998). 

Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Reptilia
Order
Squamata
Suborder
Lacertilia
Family
Gekkonidae
Genus
Cyrtodactylus
Species
Cyrtodactylus brevipalmatus

Common names

  • German: Kurzhand-Bogenfingergecko
  • English:
    • Short-palmed bent-toed gecko
    • Short-hand forest gecko
    • Kampuchea bow-fingered gecko
    • Web-footed bent-toed gecko
  • Thai: ตุ๊กกายโคนนิ้วติด

Synonyms

  • Cyrtodactylus brevipalmatus, Herbert Rösler (2000)
  • Cyrtodactylus brevipalmatus, Merel J. Cox et al. (1998)
  • Cyrtodactylus brevipalmatus, Ulrich Manthey & Wolfgang Grossmann (1997)
  • Cyrtodactylus brevipalmatus, Edward Harrison Taylor (1963)
  • Gymnodactylus brevipalmatus, Malcolm Arthur Smith (1923)

Photos

Cyrtodactylus brevipalmatus
Cyrtodactylus brevipalmatus
Cyrtodactylus brevipalmatus
Cyrtodactylus brevipalmatus

Range Map

Range map of Cyrtodactylus brevipalmatus in Thailand