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Gonatodes  Fitzinger, 1843
Taxonomic Serial No.: 174052

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): Bent-toed Geckos [English]
    American Bent-toed Geckos [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  
                                  GenusGonatodes Fitzinger, 1843 – Bent-toed Geckos, American Bent-toed Geckos  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Gonatodes albogularis (Duméril and Bibron, 1836) – Yellow-headed Gecko, Geco cabeza amarilla 
                                     Species Gonatodes alexandermendesi Cole and Kok, 2006  
                                     Species Gonatodes annularis Boulenger, 1887  
                                     Species Gonatodes antillensis (Lidth De Jeude, 1887)  
                                     Species Gonatodes astralis Schargel, Rivas, Makowsky, Señaris, Natera, Barros, Molina and Barrio-Amorós, 2010  
                                     Species Gonatodes atricucullaris Noble, 1921  
                                     Species Gonatodes caudiscutatus (Günther, 1859)  
                                     Species Gonatodes ceciliae Donoso-Barros, 1966  
                                     Species Gonatodes concinnatus (O'Shaughnessy, 1881)  
                                     Species Gonatodes daudini Powell and Henderson, 2005  
                                     Species Gonatodes eladioi Do Nascimento, Avila-Pires and Da Cunha, 1987  
                                     Species Gonatodes falconensis Shreve, 1947  
                                     Species Gonatodes hasemani Griffin, 1917  
                                     Species Gonatodes humeralis (Guichenot, 1855) – Trinidad Gecko 
                                     Species Gonatodes infernalis Rivas and Schargel, 2008  
                                     Species Gonatodes lichenosus Rojas-Runjaic, Infante-Rivero, Cabello and Velozo, 2010 – Perijá lichen-gecko 
                                     Species Gonatodes ligiae Donoso-Barros, 1967  
                                     Species Gonatodes nascimentoi Sturaro and Avila-Pires, 2011  
                                     Species Gonatodes ocellatus (Gray, 1831) – Eyespot Gecko, Ocellated Gecko 
                                     Species Gonatodes petersi Donoso-Barros, 1967  
                                     Species Gonatodes purpurogularis Esqueda, 2004  
                                     Species Gonatodes riveroi Sturaro and Avila-Pires, 2011  
                                     Species Gonatodes seigliei Donoso-Barros, 1966  
                                     Species Gonatodes superciliaris Barrio-Amoros and Brewer-Carias, 2008  
                                     Species Gonatodes taniae Roze, 1963  
                                     Species Gonatodes tapajonicus Rodrigues, 1980  
                                     Species Gonatodes timidus Kok, 2011  
                                     Species Gonatodes vittatus (Lichtenstein, 1856) – Streak Lizard, Wiegmann's Striped Gecko 

  Expert: Aaron Bauer, Ph.D.  
  Notes: Professor, Gerald M. Lemole Endowed Chair in Integrative Biology   
  Reference for: Gonatodes    
  Expert: Roy W. McDiarmid  
  Notes: U.S. Geological Survey, Biological Resources Division, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center   
  Reference for: Gonatodes    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad, database (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: CONABIO: (   
  Reference for: Gonatodes   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Gonatodes   
  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: Gonatodes, American Bent-toed Geckos [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: Gonatodes   
  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: Gonatodes   
  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: Gonatodes   

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