Common wall gecko Tarentola mauritanica
- 16 cm
- insecten, spinnen, ongewervelden
- 125 - 250 gr
- 7 jaar/ans/years
- Niet bedreigd
- Common wall gecko
- Droge gebieden
- Zuid-Europa, Noord-Afrika
Where does he feel most at home?
The common wall gecko likes to live in de dry regions of southern Europe and northern Africa. They like areas with natural stone walls, rocks or cliffs where they can hide.
What’s his favourite food?
They’re nocturnal animals that hunt for insects and other small invertebrates.
They have wide adhesive cushions on their toes; it gives them the ability to walk against walls, ceilings and rocks.
The common wall gecko is also called Moorish gecko, Salamanquesa, crocodile gecko, European common gecko and Maurita naca gecko.Adopt this Common wall gecko