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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

emiliewolf

Date

June 23, 2015 01:44 PM HST

Description

Small gecko - 5-10cm, blue toes, orange spots on lower back near tail, green base color

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Gold Dust Day Gecko Phelsuma laticauda

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seanhiggins

Date

October 10, 2007

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Gold Dust Day Gecko Phelsuma laticauda

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kirt178

Date

February 12, 2015

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Gold Dust Day Gecko Phelsuma laticauda

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kirt178

Date

February 12, 2015

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Gold Dust Day Gecko Phelsuma laticauda

Observer

loarie

Date

May 10, 2015 10:44 AM PDT

Place

hawaii (Google, OSM)

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Gold Dust Day Gecko Phelsuma laticauda

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loarie

Date

May 9, 2015 05:55 PM HST

Description

Yay - always wanted to see these, will get better photos tomorrow but glad to see they are abundant here

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Gold Dust Day Gecko Phelsuma laticauda

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kaitlin

Date

March 15, 2015

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Gold Dust Day Gecko Phelsuma laticauda

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paloma

Date

March 1, 2015 12:58 PM PST

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Gold Dust Day Gecko Phelsuma laticauda

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jamesjad

Date

February 28, 2015 01:39 PM HST

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Gold Dust Day Gecko Phelsuma laticauda

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antarduengo

Date

October 18, 2014

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Gold Dust Day Gecko Phelsuma laticauda

Observer

antarduengo

Date

October 15, 2014

Description

On a wall of the national park office

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Gold Dust Day Gecko Phelsuma laticauda

Observer

antarduengo

Date

October 14, 2014
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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.