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House Gecko

Hemidactylus

Description:

The brown anole (Anolis sagrei) is a lizard native to Cuba and the Bahamas. It has been widely introduced elsewhere, by being sold as a pet lizard. Anoles consume the molted skin to make their amount of calcium higher. The brown anole feeds on insects such as crickets, grasshoppers, cockroaches, mealworms, and waxworms as well as other arthropods including spiders.

Habitat:

It used to be Cuba and still is but they are now very common around Florida.

1 Species ID Suggestions

house gecko
Hemidactylus frenatus Common House Gecko


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4 Comments

Jellis
Jellis 7 years ago

House Gecko. Anoles don't have that shape of feet and body. The pattern on the body also doesn't match.

KarenSaxton
KarenSaxton 7 years ago

House gecko

wyatt10012
wyatt10012 7 years ago

yeah mylo get your facts right bro

jamiewgoodspeed
jamiewgoodspeed 7 years ago

gecko, because its feet are shaped differently, so is its head

arnott.myles
Spotted by
arnott.myles

Delray Beach, Florida, USA

Spotted on May 29, 2013
Submitted on May 29, 2013

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