Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Suborder GEKKOTA

Compiler and date details

December 2011 - Dr Paul Horner


Following Han et al. (2004), the suborder Gekkota is recognised, with four of the five families occuring in Australia: Gekkonidae, Diplodactylidae, Carphodactylidae and Pygopodidae.


General References

Han, D., Zhou, K. & Bauer, A.M. 2004. Phylogenetic relationships among gekkotan lizards inferred from C-mos nuclear DNA sequences and a new classification of the Gekkota. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society of London 83: 353-368


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
30-Mar-2012 30-Mar-2012 MODIFIED
16-Dec-2011 ADDED