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Gulbaru Leaf-tailed Gecko

Image: Queensland Museum

Phyllurus gulbaru

Hoskin, Couper & Schneider 2003

Etymology: ‘Gulbaru’ is the Aboriginal language name for the Paluma Range.

Snout-vent length:  To 89 mm.

Distribution: Found on the extreme southern end of the Paluma Range, 37 km west of Townsville.

Habitat: On boulders in rainforest along drainage lines.

Conservation status: Endangered, Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service.

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