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Cyrtodactylus pronarus SHEA, COUPER, WILMER & AMEY, 2011

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Higher TaxaGekkonidae, Gekkota, Sauria, Squamata (lizards: geckos) 
Common Names 
SynonymCyrtodactylus pronarus SHEA, COUPER, WILMER & AMEY 2011 
DistributionAustralia (Queensland: McIlwraith Range, north-east of Coen)

Type locality: Peach Creek, 535 m elevation, McIlwraith Range (13° 45' 22" S 143° 19' 59" E)  
TypesHolotype: QM J86900, female, P. Couper, A. Amey, R. Howard, G. Kyle, F. Port & T. Creek, 12.ix.2009; Paratypes. QM J38197–98, J60863–66, J60868, Peach Creek, McIlwraith Range (13o 45' S 143o 19' E); J86899, J86909–10, J86922–23, Peach Creek, McIlwraith Range (13o 45' 22" S 143o 19' 59" E); J38330–31, Lankelly Creek, McIlwraith Range (13o 53' S 143o 14' E); J60320, Klondyke Mine, McIlwraith Ranges (13o 57' S 143o 19' E). 
EtymologyFrom the Greek πρό (pro = before) and ναρός (naros = flowing), alluding to the blending of the anterior edge of the dark body bands with the preceding pale interspaces. 
  • Cogger, H. G. 2014. Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia, 7th ed. CSIRO Publishing, xxx + 1033 pp.
  • SHEA, GLENN; PATRICK COUPER, JESSICA WORTHINGTON WILMER & ANDREW AMEY 2011. Revision of the genus Cyrtodactylus Gray, 1827 (Squamata: Gekkonidae) in Australia. Zootaxa 3146: 1–63
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