Cyrtopodion is a genus of lizards in the family Gekkonidae (geckos).[1] The genus has 24 described species.

Cyrtodactylus kotschyi orientalis.jpg
Cyrtodactylus kotschyi
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Family: Gekkonidae
Subfamily: Gekkoninae
Genus: Cyrtopodion
Fitzinger, 1843

24 recognized species, see article.


Species in the genus Cyrtopodion are:

Nota bene: A binomial authority in parentheses indicates that the species was originally described in a different genus.


  1. ^ "Cyrtopodion". The Reptile Database.
  2. ^ Ahmadzadeh F, Flecks M, Torki F, Bohme W (2011). "A new species of angular-toed gecko, genus Cyrtopodion (Squamata: Gekkonidae), from southern Iran". Zootaxa 2924: 22-32. (Cyrtopodion kiabii, new species).

Further readingEdit

  • Fitzinger L (1843). Systema Reptilium, Fasciculus Primus, Amblyglossae. Vienna: Braumüller & Seidel. 106 pp. + indices. (Cyrtopodion, new genus, p. 93). (in Latin).

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