Eungella Leaf-tailed Gecko

Phyllurus nepthys Image: Queensland Museum

Phyllurus nepthys

Couper, Covacevich & Moritz 1993

Etymology: From Egyptian mythology – sister of Isis.

Snout-vent length:  To 103 mm.

Distribution: Confined to the Clarke Range, west of Mackay, mid-eastern Queensland.
Habitat: In rainforest, often associated with rock.

Conservation status: Least concern, Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service.

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