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Reptiles of Thailand

Species of Thailand

Malaysia bent-toed gecko

Binomial name: Cyrtodactylus elok, Julian Christopher Mark Dring, 1979

Cyrtodactylus elok, also known as the Malaysia bow-fingered gecko, white-eyed forest gecko, or beautiful bent-toed gecko, is a species of gecko that is endemic to western Malaysia.

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Scientific classification

Cyrtodactylus elok

Common names

  • German: Weissaugen-Bogenfingergecko
  • English:
    • Malaysia bent-toed gecko
    • Malaysia bow-fingered gecko
    • White-eyed forest gecko
    • Beautiful bent-toed gecko


  • Cyrtodactylus elok, Larry Lee Grismer (2011)
  • Cyrtodactylus elok, Larry Lee Grismer (2005)
  • Cyrtodactylus (Cyrtodactylus) elok, Herbert Rösler (2000)
  • Cyrtodactylus elok, Julian Christopher Mark Dring (1979)

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Distribution map of Malaysia bent-toed gecko, Cyrtodactylus elok in Thailand
  • Bang Lang National Park
  • Hala-Bala Wildlife Sanctuary

Range map of Cyrtodactylus elok in Thailand

Important note; our range maps are based on limited data we have collected. The data is not necessarily accurate or complete.

Special thanks to Ton Smits, Parinya Pawangkhanant, Ian Dugdale and many others for their contribution for range data.

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