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Mediterranean gecko

Hemidactylus turcicus

Description:

No eyelids. Toes unwebbed; clawed toe tips free of extended pads. Traslucent pinkish to white, with some darker blotchings. Scales small, granular; rows of white keeled knobby tubercules down back. Round tail ringed with keeled tubercules and banded, especially in juveniles.

Habitat:

Under palm leaves and in crevices of tree bark and rocky outcrops. Most common in occupied buildings.

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merarimoho
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merarimoho

California, USA

Spotted on Sep 29, 2012
Submitted on Oct 12, 2012

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