family Gekkonidae


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Related to family Gekkonidae: Scincidae, Sauria, Eublepharis
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Noun1.family Gekkonidae - geckos
reptile family - a family of reptiles
Lacertilia, Sauria, suborder Lacertilia, suborder Sauria - true lizards; including chameleons and geckos
genus Ptychozoon, Ptychozoon - flying geckos
Coleonyx, genus Coleonyx - banded geckos
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The Plate-tailed Gecko or Skink Gecko, Teratoscincus bedriagai Nikolsky, 1900, belongs to the family Gekkonidae. In fact, Teratoscincus has long been a genus that was distinctive in morphological studies [13], and recent molecular work has placed it with the expanded family Sphaerodactylidae rather than the Gekkonidae [8,10].
Geckos are lizards belonging to the family Gekkonidae, found in warm climates throughout the world.
Hemidactylus Gray, 1845 is one of the most species-rich genera of the family Gekkonidae with at least 80 species.