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  • English
    • Gold Dust Day Gecko
    • Gold-dust Day Gecko
    • Broad-tailed Day Gecko
  • German
    • Goldstaub Taggecko
  • Scientific Names
    • Phelsuma laticauda
    • Pachydactylus laticauda

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Gold Dust Day Gecko Phelsuma laticauda

Observer

tapbirds

Date

August 5, 2014

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gold dust day gecko Phelsuma laticauda

Observer

milopyne

Date

July 31, 2014 11:20 AM HST

Place

Hawi, HI (Google, OSM)

Description

Common in Hawi town. It did NOT try to sell me insurance!!

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Gold Dust Day Gecko Phelsuma laticauda

Observer

milopyne

Date

July 28, 2014 12:59 PM HST

Description

Hawaii tropical botanical Garden; Gecko on a torch ginger and on a Heliconia!

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gold dust day gecko Phelsuma laticauda

Observer

milopyne

Date

July 26, 2014 01:20 PM HST

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Square

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Gold Dust Day Gecko Phelsuma laticauda

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milopyne

Date

July 24, 2014 01:48 PM HST

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Square

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Gold Dust Day Gecko Phelsuma laticauda

Observer

evelyngbrown

Date

July 11, 2014

Description

gold dust day gecko (Phelsuma laticauda) -- green reptile with red dots on its tail. Overall length about 4-5 inches. -- green reptile with red dots on its tail. Overall length about 4-5 inches.

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Square

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Gold dust Day Gecko Phelsuma laticauda

Observer

colinmorita

Date

May 17, 2014

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Square

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Gold Dust Day Gecko Phelsuma laticauda

Observer

colinmorita

Date

May 3, 2014 11:36 AM HST

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Gold Dust Day Gecko Phelsuma laticauda

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laurahabel

Date

February 10, 2014

Description

spotted near Kohala Coast, Hawai'i Island

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Gold Dust Day Gecko Phelsuma laticauda

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davidr

Date

February 15, 2014 01:16 AM HST

Place

Kona, HI (Google, OSM)

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gold dust day gecko Phelsuma laticauda

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anita363

Date

November 25, 2013 09:20 AM HST

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gold dust day gecko Phelsuma laticauda

Observer

anita363

Date

November 17, 2013 12:36 PM HST
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Description from Wikipedia

The gold dust day gecko (Phelsuma laticauda (Boettger, 1880)) is a diurnal species of gecko. It lives in northern Madagascar, and on the Comoros, it has been also introduced to Hawaii and other Pacific islands. It typically inhabits various kinds of trees and houses. The gold dust day gecko feeds on insects and nectar.

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Conservation Summary

    Source: IUCN 2010. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.4. http://www.iucnredlist.org/technical-documents/spatial-data. Downloaded March 2011.