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Tokay gecko

Gekko gecko

Description:

Its a nocturnal and arboreal lizard. Its called tuko in our country because of its vocalization. Its food ranges from small insects,lizards and I have even seen it captures little mice and attacks on small birds nest .

Habitat:

It lives on a wide range of habitats like upland and lowland forests, and even adapted to live on urban areas .Its a useful creature when living in a house where it eats roaches and domestic centipedes and even leftover foods.

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52 Comments (1–25)

Samuel Vaca Alba
Samuel Vaca Alba a year ago

es fabuloso

Bhagya Herath
Bhagya Herath 9 years ago

amazing spotting

Jellyfishnebula
Jellyfishnebula 9 years ago

He's so adorable!!

AlejaPatiño
AlejaPatiño 9 years ago

Beautiful... Amazing shots!!!

Adarsha B S
Adarsha B S 9 years ago

Such a beauty!

BurnArt
BurnArt 9 years ago

stunning...!!!

@YukoChartraw , good skin color of this lizard indicates good health. It is a tamed lizard. Thanks, also to Jellyfishnebula.

Jellyfishnebula
Jellyfishnebula 9 years ago

Cool eyes!

YukoChartraw
YukoChartraw 9 years ago

Wow! The colors are just unbelievable!

bhargav.py
bhargav.py 9 years ago

Nice spotting!

mauna Kunzah
mauna Kunzah 9 years ago

Amazing.

zapabio
zapabio 9 years ago

Great!!!

lightworkerpeace
lightworkerpeace 9 years ago

Very cool

LealikiKanoa
LealikiKanoa 10 years ago

WOW!!

shekainah d. alaban
shekainah d. alaban 10 years ago

Thank you all guys.

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 10 years ago

Congratulations

KatCuff
KatCuff 10 years ago

Great work!! Love the 3rd pic!

MaryEvans2
MaryEvans2 10 years ago

Congrats on SOtD - and well deserved, I love this spotting.

sandalian
sandalian 10 years ago

Nice pic and congratz!
In my hometown, it's named Tokek.

SushilBarai
SushilBarai 10 years ago

Congratulations

Atul
Atul 10 years ago

lovely pics And congrats on SOTD!

CarolSnowMilne
CarolSnowMilne 10 years ago

Great photos and congratulations!

Sally Chuang
Sally Chuang 10 years ago

wow..suprising..never seen before..

patty
patty 10 years ago

Congratulations! It is a wonderful spotted spotting =)

Anne Marie McCaffrey
Anne Marie McCaffrey 10 years ago

What a fantastic creature!

Roxas City, Western Visayas, Philippines

Spotted on Jul 7, 2011
Submitted on Mar 3, 2012

Spotted for Mission

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