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Saltuarius salebrosus (COVACEVICH, 1975)

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Higher TaxaCarphodactylidae, Gekkota, Sauria, Squamata (lizards: geckos)
Common NamesE: Rough-throated Leaf-tail Gecko 
SynonymPhyllurus salebrosus COVACEVICH 1975
Phyllurus salebrosus — KLUGE 1993
Saltuarius salebrosus — COUPER, COVACEVICH & MORITZ 1993
Saltuarius salebrosus — COGGER 2000: 271
Saltuarius salebrosus — WILSON & SWAN 2010
Saltuarius salebrosus — COGGER 2014: 280 
DistributionAustralia (coastal and interior S Queensland)

Type locality: Monto, Queensland  
TypesHolotype: QM J8142, (G O’Connor, 28.viii.51) 
CommentIllustration on the cover of Herp. Rev. 35 (2), 2004. 
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  • Couper, P.J.; Covacevich, J.A. & Mortiz, C. 1993. A review of the leaf-tailed geckos endemic to eastern Australia: a new genus, four new species, and other new data. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 34 (1): 95-124
  • Covacevich, J. 1975. A review of the genus Phyllurus (Lacertilia: Gekkonidae). Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 17: 293-303
  • Fallend, S. 2007. Auf Geckosuche in Australien. Draco 8 (29): 78-84 - get paper here
  • Hoskin C.J.; Couper P.J. 2013. A spectacular new leaf-tailed gecko (Carphodactylidae: Saltuarius) from the Melville Range, north-east Australia. Zootaxa 3717 (4): 543–558 - get paper here
  • Hoskin, C.J.; P. J. Couper & C. J. Schneider 2003. A New Species of Phyllurus (Lacertailia: Gekkonidae) and a Revised Phylogeny and Key for the Australian Leaf-tailed Geckos. Australian Journal of Zoology 51 (2): 153-164 - get paper here
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  • Wilson, S. & Swan, G. 2010. A complete guide to reptiles of Australia, 3rd ed. Chatswood: New Holland, 558 pp.
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