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Cyrtopodion  Fitzinger, 1843
Taxonomic Serial No.: 208987

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): Bowfoot Geckos [English]
    Bow-footed Geckos [English]
    Bow-fingered 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  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          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  
                                  GenusCyrtopodion Fitzinger, 1843 – Bowfoot Geckos, Bow-footed Geckos, Bow-fingered Geckos  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion agamuroides (Nikolsky, 1900)  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion baigii Masroor, 2008  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion battalense Khan, 1993  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion baturense Khan and Baig, 1992  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion brachykolon Krysko, Rehman and Auffenberg, 2007  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion caspium (Eichwald, 1831)  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion chitralense (H. Smith, 1935)  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion dadunense Shi and Zhao, 2011 – Dadun bent-toed gecko 
                                     Species Cyrtopodion dattanense (Khan, 1980)  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion elongatum (Blanford, 1875)  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion fasciolatum (Blyth, 1861)  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion fedtschenkoi (Strauch, 1887)  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion fortmunroi Khan, 1993  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion gastrophole (F. Werner, 1917)  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion golubevi Nazarov, Ananjeva and Radjabizadeh, 2009  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion himalayanum (Duda and Sahi, 1978)  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion indusoani (Khan, 1988)  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion kachhensis (Stoliczka, 1872)  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion kiabii Ahmadzadeh, Flecks, Torki and Böhme, 2011  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion kohsulaimanai Khan, 1991  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion lawderanum (Stoliczka, 1871)  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion longipes (Nikolsky, 1896)  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion markuscombaii (Darevsky, Helfenberger, Orlov and Shah, 1998)  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion martinstolli (Darevsky, Helfenberger, Orlov and Shah, 1998)  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion medogense (Zhao and Li, 1987)  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion mintoni (Golubev and Szczerbak, 1981)  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion montiumsalsorum (Annandale, 1913)  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion nepalensis (Schleich and Kästle, 1998)  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion persepolense Nazarov, Ananjeva and Radjabizadeh, 2009  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion potoharense Khan, 2001  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion rhodocaudum Baig, 1998  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion rohtasfortai Khan and Tasnim, 1990  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion scabrum (Heyden in Rüppell, 1827) – Rough-tailed Gecko 
                                     Species Cyrtopodion sistanensis Nazarov and Rajabizadeh, 2007  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion turcmenicum (Shcherbak, 1978)  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion voraginosum (Leviton and S.C. Anderson, 1984)  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion walli (Ingoldby, 1922)  
                                     Species Cyrtopodion watsoni (Murray, 1892)  

  Expert: Aaron Bauer, Ph.D.  
  Notes: Professor, Gerald M. Lemole Endowed Chair in Integrative Biology   
  Reference for: Cyrtopodion    
  Expert: Roy W. McDiarmid  
  Notes: U.S. Geological Survey, Biological Resources Division, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center   
  Reference for: Cyrtopodion    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Cyrtopodion   
  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: Cyrtopodion, Bow-fingered 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: Cyrtopodion   

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