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Cyrtodactylus malcolmsmithi (CONSTABLE, 1949)

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Higher TaxaGekkonidae, Gekkota, Sauria, Squamata (lizards: geckos) 
Common NamesSmith’s bent-toed Gecko 
SynonymGymnodactylus malcolmsmithi CONSTABLE 1949
Cyrtodactylus malcolmsmithi — UNDERWOOD 1954: 475
Gymnodactylus (Cyrtodactylus) malcolmsmithi — WERMUTH 1965: 61
Cyrtodactylus malcolmsmithi — DAS 1997
Cyrtodactylus (Cyrtodactylus) malcolmsmithi — RÖSLER 2000: 66
Cyrtodactylus malcomsmithi — PYRON & BURBRINK 2013 
DistributionIndia (Punjab)

Type locality: Beas River Basin, Punjab, India. Map legend:
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TypesHolotype: MCZ R-3252 
  • Constable, JOHN D. 1949. Reptiles from the Indian Peninsula in the Museum of Comparative Zoology. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. Harvard 103: 59-160. - get paper here
  • Das, I. 1997. Checklist of the reptiles of India with English common names. Hamadryad 22 (1): 32-45 - get paper here
  • Krysko, K.L.; Rehman, H. & Auffenberg, K. 2007. A new species of Cyrtopodion (Gekkonidae: Gekkoninae) from Pakistan. Herpetologica 63 (1): 100-113 - get paper here
  • Pyron, R. Alexander; Frank T. Burbrink 2013. Early origin of viviparity and multiple reversions to oviparity in squamate reptiles. Ecology Letters 17 (1): 13–21 (published online 2013, in print 2014), DOI: 10.1111/ele.12168 - get paper here
  • Rösler, H. 2000. Kommentierte Liste der rezent, subrezent und fossil bekannten Geckotaxa (Reptilia: Gekkonomorpha). Gekkota 2: 28-153
  • Rösler, H. & Glaw, F. 2008. A new species of Cyrtodactylus Gray, 1827 (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from Malaysia including a literature survey of mensural and meristic data in the genus. Zootaxa 1729: 8–22 - get paper here
  • Underwood, GARTH 1954. On the classifcation and evolution of geckos. Proc. Zool. Soc. London, 124 (3): 469-492
  • Venugopal, P.D. 2010. An updated and annotated list of Indian lizards (Reptilia: Sauria) based on a review of distribution records and checklists of Indian reptiles. Journal of Threatened Taxa 2 (3): 725-738. - get paper here
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