Geckos Enigma

Characteristics of Leopard Geckos

Characteristics of Leopard Geckos

Eublepharis macularius (Leopard gecko)

This reptile belongs to the class Reptilia, Squamata order, suborder Sauria, Gekkonidae family, Eublepharinae subfamily, genus and species Eublepharis macularius Eublepharis.

They are animals that inhabit the deserts of Afghanistan, Pakistan and India so i stand up to high temperatures low humidity.

Gecko is a strong aspect and having eyelids helps you keep your eyes in good condition and always wet.

The ordinary or nominal phase (as we know), is normally found in the wild with a yellowish base with black spots distributed throughout the body.

It is nocturnal hunting and crawling at night and resting during the day.

Another feature of "euble" is that in the living area (desert) does not need legs with suction cups to scale so it is fully terrestrial and fully prepared to crawl across the sand.

To distinguish the male from the female we look at the male has genital and preanal pores in a "v" and a pronounced bulge at the base of the tail where the hemipenes hosts.

The queue in turn serves to store fat reserves for when he gets hungry season, so it serves the breeder good barometer for the state in which the animal is.