McIlwraith Leaf-tailed Gecko (species: Orraya occultus) in taxonomy (Gaia Guide)
Orraya occultus
McIlwraith Leaf-tailed Gecko

©Queensland Museum: McIlwraith Leaf-tailed Gecko (Orraya occultus)
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Carphodactylidae
Genus Orraya
Species Orraya occultus



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Averaging 10.8 cm (Snout to vent length)



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Distribution and habitat preferences

They are restricted to higher elevations in the McIlwraith Range, north-eastern Queensland.

They are typically found on granite boulders in rainforest along drainage lines. (Queensland Museum)

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