Qattara Gecko

Mindori Wall Gecko in the reptile house at Wingham Wildlife Park

Qattara Gecko Natural History

Size

This medium size gecko grows to 9 cm.

Habitat and Distribution

This species inhabits vegetated areas of sandy deserts in the Qattara depression and Siwa Oasis of north-western Egypt as well as being recorded in the Jialo Oasis in eastern Libya.

Diet

Their diet consists of insects.

Threats

The IUCN lists this species as least concern as it has a wide distribution and population

The Qattara Gecko During Your Day Out in Kent

This gecko is on display in the reptile house. This area is home to a number of other reptiles, invertebrates and amphibians.