Leopard Gecko

The Leopard gecko is a nocturnal ground-dwelling lizard naturally found in the deserts of Asia.


Unlike most geckos, leopard geckos possess movable eyelids. They absorb warmth and energy during the day as they are sleeping, so they can hunt and digest food at night.

  • Least Concern
  • Near Threatened
  • Vulnerable
  • Endangered
  • Critically Endangered
  • Extinct in the Wild
  • Extinct

Key Facts

Family:
Gekkonidae
Diet:
Crickets, waxworms, mealworms, super worms, pinky mice.
Life Span:
15 - 20 years captivity
Distribution:
Asia and Pakistan.
Did you know?
Leopard Geckos unlike most geckos have toe nails!

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