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Uroplatus  Dumeril, 1806
Taxonomic Serial No.: 818089

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  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  
                                  GenusUroplatus Dumeril, 1806  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Uroplatus alluaudi Mocquard, 1894  
                                     Species Uroplatus ebenaui Boettger, 1879  
                                     Species Uroplatus fimbriatus (Schneider, 1797)  
                                     Species Uroplatus finiavana Ratsoavina, Louis, Crottini, Randrianiaina, Glaw and Vences, 2011  
                                     Species Uroplatus giganteus Glaw, Kosuch, Henkel, Sound and Böhme, 2006  
                                     Species Uroplatus guentheri Mocquard, 1908  
                                     Species Uroplatus henkeli Böhme and Ibisch, 1990  
                                     Species Uroplatus lineatus (Duméril and Bibron, 1836)  
                                     Species Uroplatus malahelo Nussbaum and Raxworthy, 1994  
                                     Species Uroplatus malama Nussbaum and Raxworthy, 1995  
                                     Species Uroplatus phantasticus Boulenger, 1888  
                                     Species Uroplatus pietschmanni Bohle and Schonecker, 2004  
                                     Species Uroplatus sikorae Boettger, 1913  

  Expert: Aaron Bauer, Ph.D.  
  Notes: Professor, Gerald M. Lemole Endowed Chair in Integrative Biology   
  Reference for: Uroplatus    
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  Source: Checklist of CITES species, CD-ROM (version 2008)  
  Acquired: 2009   
  Notes: UNEP-WCMC (Comps.) 2008. Checklist of CITES species (CD-ROM). CITES Secretariat, Geneva, Switzerland, and UNEP-WCMC, Cambridge, United Kingdom. ISBN 2-88323-029-3. Available online at or from CITES Secretariat, Chemin des Anémones, 1219 Châtelaine, Genève, Switzerland   
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  Comment: CITES: Appendix II adopted at the 14th meeting of the Conference of the Parties (The Hague, 2007)  



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