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Range DescriptionThis gecko occurs along the eastern fringe of the Peninsular Ranges from at least Borrego Springs and Yaqui Pass, northern San Diego County, California (United States), south into north-central and eastern Baja California (Mexico) to San Ignacio and the Santa Rosalia area (Grismer 2002, Stebbins 2003). See Grismer and Ottley (1988) and Grismer (1990) for a listing of specific localities. There are unconfirmed reports of C. switaki occurring north to the Palms to Pines Highway, Riverside County, California. The elevational range extends from near sea level to around 700 m (2,300 feet) (Stebbins 2003).