Rhacodactylus ciliatus

New Caledonian

Crested Gecko

 


Origin: New Caledonia

Size: Ave. SVL 4-6 ins. Total around 5-8 ins.

Lifespan: 5+ years

Active Period: Nocturnal

Habitat: Arboreal; found in moist rainforest areas

Temperature: Thrive in temperatures ranging from 70-85 F, but never more than 85F

Foods: Omnivorous- fruits (baby food): apples, peaches, pears, apricots, etc. insects- crickets, mealworms, flies. Requires Calcium/D3 supplementation, dust crickets and/ or add to baby food

Temperament: Known to be quite tame, less timid than other Rhacodactylus

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