Found in my backyard.
probably attacked by a bird - no tail & seemed a little stunned
Kendall County, TX
Mediterranean house gecko
Single adult gecko.
I saw six geckos. Most were juveniles.
Three large adult geckos. I think they are Mediterranean House Geckos. They are larger and have much more clearly defined and darker spots then other geckos I have seen.
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...