Gecko smithii

 

Green-eyed Gecko

 

 


Origin: Southeast Asia and Malayasia

Size: 10 - 12 inches

Lifespan: 7+ years

Active: Nocturnal

Habitat: Tropical rainforest on cliffs and trees

Water: Don't drink from a bowl so mist the cage and plant leaves daily. Misting also
helps keep the high humidity of around 40 to 80 percent.

Temperature: 82- 90 F day time, 65- 75 F nighttime.

Lighting: Incandescent or fluorescent during the day, and a red light at night. Full spectrum lighting is recommended with plants.

Diet: Crickets (calcium dusted), mealworms, pinky mice, cockroaches, grasshoppers, and locusts. Hatchlings feed 6 to 7 times a week. Adults need feed 3- 4 times a week.

Temperament: Very aggressive. Males should not be housed together. Use of gloves recommended when handling

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