||Bunopus tuberculatus Blanford, 1874
||Baluch Ground Gecko, Botton Scale Ground Gecko, Southern tuberculated Gecko
Bunopus blanfordii Strauch, 1887
||Uetz, P., Freed, P. and Hošek, J. (eds). 2018. The Reptile Database. Available at: http://www.reptile-database.org. (Accessed: 06 February 2018).
||This assessment follows Arnold (1980), Szczerbak and Golubev (1996) and Disi (2002) in considering Bunopus blanfordii to be a synonym of B. tuberculatus.
|Red List Category & Criteria:
||Mousa Disi, A.M., Hraoui-Bloquet, S., Sadek, R., Werner, Y., Papenfuss, T., Shafiei Bafti, S. & Sharifi, M.
||Cox, N., Temple, H.J. (Global Reptile Assessment Coordinating Team) & Böhm, M., Collen, B., Ram, M. (Sampled Red List Index Coordinating Team)
||De Silva, R., Milligan, H.T., Wearn, O.R., Wren, S., Zamin, T., Sears, J., Wilson, P., Lewis, S., Lintott, P. & Powney, G.
Listed as Least Concern in view of its wide distribution, broad habitat preferences, presumed large population, and lack of threats. It is unlikely to be experiencing any significant population declines.
|Range Description:||This species ranges from the Arava Valley in southern Israel, through Jordan, northeastern Syria, to Iraq, Iran and Central Asia (southern Turkmenistan, Afghanistan and eastern Pakistan). It is also widespread on the Arabian Peninsula in much of Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, the United Arab Emirates, Oman and northeastern Yemen. It occurs from the lowlands up to 2,100 m above sea level (Afghanistan)|
Afghanistan; Iran, Islamic Republic of; Iraq; Israel; Jordan; Kuwait; Oman; Pakistan; Saudi Arabia; Syrian Arab Republic; Turkmenistan; United Arab Emirates; Yemen
|♦ Upper elevation limit (metres):||2100|
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