Gargoyle Gecko – A Beautiful Masterpiece of Reptiles Realm

Gargoyle Gecko – A Beautiful Masterpiece of Reptiles Realm

Have you ever wondered what secrets nature incorporates into its works of art? If so, you should explore the fascinating world of reptiles to learn thrilling facts about gargoyle geckos! These New Caledonian creatures are a tapestry of vivid hues and sophisticated designs that evoke ancient structures. They entice reptile novices and enthusiasts alike with…

Leachie Gecko – The Captivating Creatures of the Reptile World

Leachie Gecko – The Captivating Creatures of the Reptile World

Leachie geckos are intriguing animals that have won the hearts of many people who love reptiles. These geckos are a sight to behold due to their vibrant color, substantial size, and distinctive activity.  If you’re intrigued by Leachie Geckos and want to learn more about these fascinating creatures, you’re at the right place! In this…

Black Night Leopard Gecko: Facts and Care Guide
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Black Night Leopard Gecko: Facts and Care Guide

Lizards are first known to have come into this world during the late-Permian period, dating back to between 240-and-260 million years ago. It is believed that geckos separated their lineage from other lizards between 180-and-225 million years ago. The Gecko genera is made up of five subfamilies, including of course, the leopard gecko, a favorite…

Leaf-Tailed Geckos – Make Excellent Pets

Leaf-Tailed Geckos – Make Excellent Pets

It is clear that people refer to the Flat-Tailed Gecko as the leaf-tailed gecko. Madagascar is the only home to all eight species of Leaf-Tailed Gecko, although the  Oakland Zoo claims ten species that belong to the family “Uroplatus”. These Geckos are excellent pets. These pets from Madagascar vary from 10-30 cm (4”-10”) in length….

Leopard Gecko

Leopard Gecko

Leopard geckos live in the dry grassland region or rocky areas of Asia. During the day, to keep away from the heat, they take shelter in burrows or beneath rocks. Only when they come out at dusk, are they normally visible? They are visible only at dusk when they are out. The Leopard gecko’s body…

Knob Tailed Gecko

Knob Tailed Gecko

Plump-Bodied With Large Heads, Slender Limbs and With Short Digits Genus Nephrus comprises of nine species of Knob-tailed geckos. The distinguishing factors of the members include slender limbs, plumb bodies, and large heads. They have small paw lamellae as well as claws. Small granular scales mixed with tubercles cover the body. All members will have…

House Gecko

House Gecko

Fast Becoming Popular in the Pet Trade All Over America Hailing from the tropics of Asia, Hemidactylus Frenatus, or the popularly called Mediterranean House Gecko settled all over America by migrating on ships. Believed to live in the homes in southeastern and western areas of America, this species of the common house gecko is fast…

Helmeted Gecko

Helmeted Gecko

The cryptic and variable coloration provides excellent camouflage The Helmeted Gecko, a terrestrial gecko species also known as Geckonia chazaliae, is monotypic species usually found in the rocky regions of the coast of Morocco that extends slightly into south and north bordering Mauritania and Senegal. These species take protection under rocks and garbage during the…

Green Geckos – the Wonder of Northland New Zealand

Green Geckos – the Wonder of Northland New Zealand

The outstanding color of Naultinus, a type of gecko regularly found in New Zealand, signifies them as Green Geckos. The experts have detailed eight types of this variety, whereas other varieties of North Island are still awaiting scientific description. The species in this genus are extraordinary because they share so many common traits that set…

Halmahera Gecko

Halmahera Gecko

With a Skin Extremely Delicate for Handling Gehyra marginata commonly known as Halmahera geckos, originate from the hot and humid tropical regions of Asia. Some people call these species Moluccan geckos. Halmahera geckos are common though not as easily found as the leopard geckos. Their skin is very soft and too delicate for handling. Anatomy…