Underwoodisauris mili

Thick-tailed Gecko



Origin: Southern Australia

Size: 80mm (SVL), 8 – 13 cm

Active: nocturnal
Habitat: terrestrial, range of habitats from wet coastal heathlands and sclerophyll forests to arid scrubs, favors rocky areas

Temp:? with basking

Lighting: incandescent for heat

Foods: in wild: insects & spiders
in captivity: crickets (calcium/vitamin dusted), mealworms

Temperament: aggressive if disturbed, raises on all fours and "barks" or "coughs"

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