Hemidactylus homoeolepis   -   Socotran Ground Gecko

Socotran endemic species. A small sized species, less than 9 cm long, ground colour pinkish with irregular

brown and white irregular bands, original tail very distinctly dark banded. It inhabits mostly rocky or stony

areas, where can be found on ground, rocks, along dry beds of streams, tree and palm trunks and buildings.

It was recorded from sea level to about 1000 m.


back to list