knob-tailed gecko

/nɒb-teɪld ˈgɛkoʊ / (say nob-tayld 'gekoh)

noun
a small, Northern Territory gecko, Nephrurus asper, having curious rugosities on its body and a terminal knob on its tail; illchiljera.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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