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  • Scientific Names
    • Phelsuma grandis
    • Phelsuma madagascariensis grandis
    • Phelsuma madagascariensis notissima
    • Phelsuma madagascariensis venusta
  • German
    • Großer Taggecko
  • English
    • Madagascar Day Gecko

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Madagascar Day Gecko Phelsuma grandis

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joshua41

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August 6, 2016 08:08 AM GST

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Madagascar Day Gecko Phelsuma grandis

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hayfordpd

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December 28, 2015 06:44 PM EST

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Madagascar Day Gecko Phelsuma grandis

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December 25, 2015

Place

Grand baie (Google, OSM)

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Madagascar Day Gecko Phelsuma grandis

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halis11

Date

July 29, 2015 04:42 AM SAST

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Madagascar Day Gecko Phelsuma grandis

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francoandreone

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June 26, 2015

Description

A large diurnal gecko

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Madagascar Day Gecko Phelsuma grandis

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martinmandak

Date

December 9, 2014

Description

Campsite and its surroundings
2 different individuals

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Madagascar Day Gecko Phelsuma grandis

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martinmandak

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November 24, 2014

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Madagascar Day Gecko Phelsuma grandis

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martinmandak

Date

November 20, 2014

Description

By the road

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Madagascar Day Gecko Phelsuma grandis

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martinmandak

Date

November 19, 2014

Description

Sandy road between the Sakalava Bay and the Ankorikakely village

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Madagascar Day Gecko Phelsuma grandis

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martinmandak

Date

November 19, 2014

Description

Anosiravo Circuit

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Madagascar Day Gecko Phelsuma grandis

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martinmandak

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November 14, 2014

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Madagascar Day Gecko Phelsuma grandis

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martinmandak

Date

November 14, 2014

Description

On a tsingy boulder

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Description from Wikipedia

Phelsuma grandis Gray, 1870, is a diurnal arboreal species of day gecko (Phelsuma spp.). These geckos are part of the Phelsuma group, which consists of in excess of 70 species and subspecies. They are commonly referred to as the Madagascar giant day gecko, due to their large size. They are found in areas of tropical and subtropical forest in northern Madagascar. P. grandis feeds on various invertebrates, very small vertebrates, and nectars.

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