our porch light comes on any time someone moves near the porch; guess that attracts enough insects for this guy to feed on in the evening
Lots of these geckos around my place. Managed to catch one and put it in a tank for a minute to get a picture.
Crawling on the side of a brick wall near the door to a house at night.
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 tan-colored...