Types Of Geckos

Types Of Geckos

From the Nocturnal to the Diurnal and the Docile to the Aggressive Geckos form a very exceptional choice of lizards, with their worldwide species exceeding two thousand. These types of geckos (lizards) have existed for around fifty million years and flourish in warm tropical climates. Hobbyists patronize their assorted varieties as pets, including the white-lined…

Tokay Gecko

Tokay Gecko

The Tokay Gecko (Gekko gecko) or grassland gecko of the night, inhabits the Northeastern parts of India, entire southeastern Asia, Nepal, Bangladesh, the Philippines, Indonesia, and the Western part of New Guinea. Its main habitats are trees, cliffs, and tropical forests, but often adapts well to human surroundings. At night they wander on ceilings and…

Pictus Geckos

Pictus Geckos

Bred Successfully In Captivity by Many Breeders Pictus Geckos, with the scientific name Paroedura pictus, hailing from the South Madagascar scrubland and coastal areas are land dwellers. Some people also call them painted ground geckos, Ocelot geckos & Panther Ground geckos. Anatomy Compared to other geckos they are smaller. Normally adults attain 4-6 “, and…

Texas Banded Gecko

Texas Banded Gecko

Rarely Found In Captivity, but Their Small Size and Docile Nature Make Them Good Pets Among the various species of small geckos, the Coleonyx brevis or the Texas Banded Gecko is an important species. They are native to the southwest United States as well as northern Mexico. Anatomy The Texas banded Gecko  has a projected…

Peacock Day Gecko

Peacock Day Gecko

Primarily a Rich, Emerald Green Color, With Red Marking Peacock day geckos (Phelsuma quadriocellata) are one of the members of the genus Phelsuma. They are dominant in the Islands near Madagascar which experiences a tropical climate with abundant rainfall, high humidity, and relatively high temperatures. You normally find them in areas with heavy rainfall. Anatomy…

Panther Gecko

Panther Gecko

With Beautiful Patterns a Pleasure to Watch and Handle The Panther Gecko (Paroedura Pictus), also called Madagascar ground geckos, Ocelot geckos, and pictus geckos is a favorite species of pets today.. The Panther geckos are nocturnal lizards belonging to the Island of Madagascar and live among the felled trees of the forest and the litter…

New Caledonian Gecko

New Caledonian Gecko

With A Dual Reputation That of a Lovable Docility and Nasty Biters Rhacodactylus leachianus is the species name for New Caledonian Giant Geckos. They inhabit both the mainland including the Grand Terre (mainland) which is the largest region and the islands of New Caledonia, namely Pine Isle, Island E, Bayonnaise, Nu Ami, and Nu Ana….

Mourning Gecko

Mourning Gecko

One of the most Fascinating Lizards in the Pet Trade Today Mourning Gecko (Lepidodactylus lugubris) is one of the most fascinating species of geckos in the world. The Mourning gecko, as they call it, is a parthenogenetic reptile, meaning that its embryo grows and develops without fertilization. This nocturnal organism has a very communal orientation…

Leopard Gecko Morphs

Leopard Gecko Morphs

Has Different Sizes, Colors and Genetics Leopard Gecko Morphs have different sizes, colors, and genetics. These days one can see a large variety of Gecko Morphs. The receding variety comprises of Blizzards or Murphy Patternless, whereas the dominant varieties include Enigma, co-dominant like the Giants and Mack Snow, combo morphs such as Dreamsickle, and line…

Mediterranean House Gecko

Mediterranean House Gecko

Not Only Have a Natural Camouflage, But Can Also Alter Their Skin Brightness at Will Hemidactylus turcicus is the scientific name for the Mediterranean house Geckos. As the name suggests, they inhabit regions around the Mediterranean Sea. It has spread to Europe and America thanks to its adaptability. It can inhabit deserts, rural areas, suburban…