Classification
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  • French
    • Hémidactyle turc
  • German
    • Europäischer Halbfingergecko
  • Scientific Names
    • Hemidactylus turcicus
    • Gecko meridionalis
    • Gecko verruculatus
    • Gecus cyanodactylus
    • Hemidactylus exsul
    • Hemidactylus granosus
    • Hemidactylus karachiensis
    • Hemidactylus verruculatus
    • Lacerta turcica
  • English
    • Mediterranean House Gecko
    • Mediterranean Gecko
  • Spanish
    • geco casero del Mediterráneo
  • Italian
    • Geco verrucoso
  • Portuguese
    • Osga-turca

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Recent observations

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Mediterranean House Gecko Hemidactylus turcicus

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sambiology

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April 25, 2015 10:14 PM CDT

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Mediterranean house gecko Hemidactylus turcicus

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mason2

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March 28, 2015

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Mediterranean house gecko Hemidactylus turcicus

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mason2

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March 19, 2015

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Mediterranean House Gecko Hemidactylus turcicus

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kfeeney

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April 24, 2015 07:28 PM CDT

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Mediterranean Gecko Hemidactylus turcicus

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brogdenjacob

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April 21, 2015

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Hemidactylus tursicus Hemidactylus turcicus

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shelbyfrizzell

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April 14, 2015 11:41 PM CDT

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mikaylahouse3

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April 13, 2015 01:16 AM CDT

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Mediterranean Gecko Hemidactylus turcicus

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jakevercher

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April 11, 2015 09:00 PM HST

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moyervides

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March 29, 2015 01:36 AM CDT

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Mediterranean House Gecko Hemidactylus turcicus

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moyervides

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March 28, 2015 06:46 PM CDT

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Mediterranean House Gecko Hemidactylus turcicus

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gbrucks

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April 11, 2015 11:32 PM CDT

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Mediterranean House Gecko Hemidactylus turcicus

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susanelliott

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April 9, 2015
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Description from Wikipedia

The Mediterranean house gecko, scientific name Hemidactylus turcicus (not to be confused with the Asian species Hemidactylus frenatus known as Common House Gecko) is a small gecko common to the Mediterranean which has spread to many parts of the world. It is also commonly referred to as the Turkish Gecko as represented in its Latin name. They are insectivorous, rarely exceeding 15 centimetres (5.9 in) in length, have large, lidless eyes with elliptical pupils, and yellow- or...

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Conservation Summary

  • Portugal
    (VU) (Source: Livro Vermelho dos Vertebrados de Portugal)
Source: IUCN 2010. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.4. http://www.iucnredlist.org/technical-documents/spatial-data. Downloaded March 2011.