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Pseudothecadactylus cavaticus COGGER, 1975

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Higher TaxaDiplodactylidae, Gekkota, Sauria, Squamata (lizards: geckos) 
Common Names 
SynonymPseudothecadactylus lindneri cavaticus COGGER 1975
Pseudothecadactylus lindneri - COGGER et al. 1983 (partim)
Rhacodactylus cavaticus - KLUGE 1991
Pseudothecadactylus lindneri cavaticus COGGER 1992
Pseudothecadactylus cavaticus — KLUGE 1993
Rhacodactylus cavaticus — RÖSLER 1995
Pseudothecadactylus cavaticus — RÖSLER 2000: 107
Pseudothecadactylus cavaticus — WILSON & SWAN 2010 
DistributionAustralia (West Australia: coastal region of NW Kimberley)

Type locality: vicinity of Koongarra Mining Camp, Mt. Brockman Range, NT (12° 51’ S, 132° 52’ E) Map legend:
Type locality - Type locality.
TypesHolotype: AMS (AM) R38734, adult male 
  • Cogger, H. G. 2014. Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia, 7th ed. CSIRO Publishing, xxx + 1033 pp.
  • Cogger,H.G. 1975. New lizards of the genus Pseudothecadactylus (Lacertilia: Gekkonidae) from Arnhem Land and northwestern Australia. Rec. Austral. Mus. 30: 87-97 - get paper here
  • Cogger,H.G. 1992. Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia, 4th ed. Cornell University Press, Ithaca
  • Rösler, H. 2000. Kommentierte Liste der rezent, subrezent und fossil bekannten Geckotaxa (Reptilia: Gekkonomorpha). Gekkota 2: 28-153
  • Rösler, Herbert 1995. Geckos der Welt - Alle Gattungen. Urania, Leipzig, 256 pp.
  • Smith, L.A. 1989. Taxonomic status of the gecko Pseudothecadactylus lindneri cavaticus Cogger. Rec. West. Austr. Mus. 14: 425-426
  • Wilson, S. & Swan, G. 2010. A complete guide to reptiles of Australia, 3rd ed. Chatswood: New Holland, 558 pp.
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