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Common House Gecko

Hemidactylus frenatus

Description:

Photo take in the light entrance. Is a gecko which measures 7.5-15 cm long with males larger than females. Their scalation is uniform, with distinctive enlarged scales along their backs and arranged in bands on their tail. Its coloration may be gray or light brown to beige with greenish iridescence and a white underside

Habitat:

Original from Asia today is found in tropical, subtropical, and temperate environments. It is most abundant in urban, suburban, and developed locations. It is nocturnal and introduced populations are almost always found on building walls near artificial lighting.

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2 Comments

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 9 years ago

Thanks Alice your always so kind

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 9 years ago

Love the warm color of your pictures!

Gerardo Aizpuru
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Gerardo Aizpuru

Mexico

Spotted on Mar 4, 2012
Submitted on Mar 4, 2012

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