This gecko reaches lengths of around 8 inches.
Habitat and Distribution
This African gecko can be found in dry forests and rock faces across almost all of the southern parts of Africa.
This gecko has been known to live for 18 years or more in captivity.
The majority of this carnivorous geckos diet is made up of invertebrates such as crickets, locusts and spiders, however it will also feed on very small mammals and reptiles when it is fully grown.
Groups and Breeding
This is an aggressive gecko when it comes to males of the species however females can often be found living both amongst themselves and the males.