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Gehyra  Gray, 1834
Taxonomic Serial No.: 174044

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): Web-toed Geckos [English]
    Dtellas [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2011   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassReptilia Laurenti, 1768 – répteis, reptiles, Reptiles  
                         OrderSquamata Oppel, 1811 – Amphisbaenians, Lizards, Snakes, amphisbènes, lézards, serpents  
                               FamilyGekkonidae  – Geckos  
                                  GenusGehyra Gray, 1834 – Web-toed Geckos, Dtellas  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Gehyra angusticaudata (Taylor, 1963)  
                                     Species Gehyra australis Gray, 1845  
                                     Species Gehyra baliola (Duméril, 1851)  
                                     Species Gehyra barea Kopstein, 1926  
                                     Species Gehyra borroloola M. King, 1984  
                                     Species Gehyra brevipalmata (W. Peters, 1874) – Palauan Web-toed Gecko 
                                     Species Gehyra butleri Boulenger, 1900  
                                     Species Gehyra catenata Low, 1979  
                                     Species Gehyra dubia (Macleay, 1877)  
                                     Species Gehyra fehlmanni (Taylor, 1962)  
                                     Species Gehyra fenestra Mitchell, 1965  
                                     Species Gehyra intermedia A. Brown, 1902  
                                     Species Gehyra interstitialis Oudemans, 1894  
                                     Species Gehyra kimberleyi Borner and Schuttler, 1982  
                                     Species Gehyra koira Horner, 2005  
                                     Species Gehyra lacerata (Taylor, 1962)  
                                     Species Gehyra lampei Andersson, 1913  
                                     Species Gehyra lazelli (Wells and Wellington, 1985)  
                                     Species Gehyra leopoldi Brongersma, 1930  
                                     Species Gehyra marginata Boulenger, 1887  
                                     Species Gehyra membranacruralis M. King and Horner, 1989  
                                     Species Gehyra minuta M. King, 1982  
                                     Species Gehyra montium Storr, 1982  
                                     Species Gehyra mutilata (Wiegmann, 1834) – Stump-toed Gecko, Geco plano, Mutilating Gecko 
                                     Species Gehyra nana Storr, 1978  
                                     Species Gehyra occidentalis M. King, 1984  
                                     Species Gehyra oceanica (Lesson, 1830) – Big Tree Gecko, Oceanic Gecko 
                                     Species Gehyra pamela M. King, 1982  
                                     Species Gehyra papuana Meyer, 1874 – Papuan Web-toed Gecko 
                                     Species Gehyra pilbara Mitchell, 1965  
                                     Species Gehyra punctata (Fry, 1914)  
                                     Species Gehyra purpurascens Storr, 1982  
                                     Species Gehyra robusta M. King, 1984  
                                     Species Gehyra variegata (Duméril and Bibron, 1836)  
                                     Species Gehyra vorax Girard, 1858  
                                     Species Gehyra xenopus Storr, 1978  

  Expert: Aaron Bauer, Ph.D.  
  Notes: Professor, Gerald M. Lemole Endowed Chair in Integrative Biology   
  Reference for: Gehyra    
  Expert: Roy W. McDiarmid  
  Notes: U.S. Geological Survey, Biological Resources Division, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center   
  Reference for: Gehyra    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad, database (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: CONABIO: (   
  Reference for: Gehyra   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Gehyra   
  Source: Scientific and Standard English Names of Amphibians ..., ed. 6.1, website (version 6.1)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: Boundy, J., F. Burbrink, J. Campbell, B. Crother, K. de Quiroz, D. Frost, R. Highton, J. Iverson, F. Kraus, R. McDiarmid, J. Mendelson III, P. Meylen, R. Pyron, T. Reeder, M. Seidel, S. Tilley and D. Wake (Crother, B., ed.). Scientific and Standard English Names of Amphibians and Reptiles of North America North of Mexico, With Comments Regarding Confidence In Our Understanding. Edition 6.1, Last updated: 24 May 2011. Available at   
  Reference for: Gehyra, Dtellas [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, A. L. Gardner, and W. C. Starnes  
  Publication Date: 2004   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada, draft (2004)   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: As-yet (2004) unpublished manuscript from 1998   
  Reference for: Gehyra   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, and A. L. Gardner  
  Publication Date: 1987   
  Article/Chapter Title: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Resource Publication, no. 166   
  Page(s): 79   
  Publisher: United States Department of the Interior Fish and Wildlife Service   
  Publication Place: Washington, D.C., USA   
  Reference for: Gehyra   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Flores-Villela, Oscar / McCoy, C. J., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title: Herpetofauna Mexicana: Lista anotada de las especies de anfibios y reptiles de México, cambios taxonómicos recientes, y nuevas especies   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Carnegie Museum of Natural History Special Publication, no. 17   
  Page(s): iv + 73   
  Publisher: Carnegie Museum of Natural History   
  Publication Place: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-911239-42-1   
  Reference for: Gehyra   

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