Golden Gecko

Species name:

Gekko badenii


The golden gecko (Gekko badenii) is an arboreal lizard with a diet that primarily consists of insects. The females of this species grow to lengths of 5 to 6 inches, while the males reach 7 to 8 inches. The males tend to be larger due to their longer tail base. The males also differ from the females in their behavior; the males will fight if living together, whereas the females can coexist.

Conservation Status: 

Data deficient

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