Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Family: Gekkonidae
Subfamily: Gekkoninae
Genus: Dixonius
Bauer, Good & Branch, 1997

Dixonius is a genus of Asian geckos, commonly known as Leaf-toed Geckos.


Species Authority Common name Geographic range
D. aaronbaueri Ngo & Ziegler, 2009 Bauer’s Leaf-toed Gecko Vietnam, Cambodia and Northeastern Thailand
D. hangseesom Bauer, Sumontha, Grossmann, Pauwels & Vogel, 2004[1] Yellow-tailed Leaf-toed Gecko Kanchanaburi, Western Thailand
D. melanostictus (Taylor, 1962)[2] Black-spotted Leaf-toed Gecko Thailand
D. siamensis (Boulenger, 1899) Siamese Leaf-toed Gecko Thailand
D. vietnamensis Das, 2004[3] Vietanamese Leaf-toed Gecko Vietnam


  1. ^ Bauer, A.M., Sumontha, M., Grossmann, W., Pauwels, O.S.G. & Vogel, G. 2004 A new species of Dixonius (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from Kanchanaburi Province, Western Thailand. Current Herpetology. 23 (1): 17-26.
  2. ^ (Taylor, E.H. 1963. The lizards of Thailand. Kansas University Science Bulletin, Lawrence 44: 687–1077.
  3. ^ Das, I. 2004. A new species of Dixonius (Sauria: Gekkonidae) from southern Vietnam. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. 52: 629–634.

Bauer, A. M., Good, D. A. & Branch, W. R. 1997. The taxonomy of the Southern African leaf-toed geckos (Squamata: Gekkonidae), with a review of Old World “Phyllodactylus” and the description of five new genera. Proceedings of the Californian Academy of Sciences 49: 447–497.