Cyrtodactylus gubernatoris (Annandale, 1913) - Sikkimese Bent-toed Gecko

Subspecies in India

This species is listed as Near Threatened in the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (https://www.iucnredlist.org/).


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Type Locality: Darjeeling (West Bengal)
Very Rare, known to be distributed in Northern West Bengal and Sikkim (Bohm and Richman, 2011).

Conservation Status:


This species is listed as Near Threatened in the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (https://www.iucnredlist.org/).


The species is known to be found in subtropical broadleaf and coniferous forests (Bohm and Richman, 2011). Habitat degradation, expansion of agricultural land and NTFP & fuelwood production are major threats to the species (Bohm and Richman, 2011). Population monitoring and habitat assessment are needed for the species. 
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Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
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Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Cyrtodactylus gubernatoris (Annandale, 1913) – Sikkimese Bent-toed Gecko. In Kamdar, A. and K. Kunte. (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. v.1.26. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://www.indianreptiles.org/cyrtodactylus-gubernatoris, accessed 2024/02/27.