Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Afrogecko
Family: Gekkonidae (Reptilia)
Taxon : Reptile
Group : Animal

SPECIES
porphyreus
NOTES

A small geko with a round unsegmented tail and smooth, granular skin. Toe tips flared with a single pair of pads. Nocturnal and social with many individuals sharing the same retreat. Eat insects and is attracted to lights.


AUTHORITY
(Daudin 1802)
Sub Author
Conservation
Uncommon
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Brown with darker markings.
Colour: Brown
Common Name
Marbled leaf toed geko
Geko
Habitat
NOTES: Found on the warmer Geelhout side
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Phyllodactylus porphyreus



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