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  Gekko monarchus
  Family Name : Gekkonidae

  Taxonomic Group : Vertebrates (Reptile)

  Common Names : Spotted House Gecko

 
Spotted House Gecko
  • Description
    • Size :
      22 cm
      Description :
      Skin relatively thin with small non-overlapping scales. Eyes large and without eyelids. Digits expanded into adhesive pads. Body relatively robust and covered with warts, pale greyish-brown with seven to nine pairs of blackish blotches along the back, and a series of blackish bars on the tail.
  • Ecology, Habitat & Location
    • Ecological Notes :
      Most likely found on concrete structures.
      Habitats :
      Forest, Urban
      Distribution :
      Distributed in the Malay Peninsula, Sumatra, Borneo, Java to the Philippines.
  • Status
    • Species Status :
      Native
      Conservation Status :
      Common
  • References
    • Baker, N. & Lim, K. 2008. Wild animals of Singapore. Singapore: Draco Publishing and Distribution Pte Ltd. 180pp 

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