Due to delays getting into Belize, we didn't arrive at our first hotel, Crystal Paradise Lodge, in San Ignacio, until after dark.
Though we couldn't do any birding, there were moths and geckos to be seen under the lights.
Gehyra or Hemidactylus?
Hemidactylus frenatus (Schlegel, 1836), Cairns, QLD, 19/20 November 2014
The Common House Gecko, scientific name Hemidactylus frenatus (not to be confused with the Mediterranean species Hemidactylus turcicus known as Mediterranean house gecko) is a native of southeastern Asia. It is also known as the Pacific house gecko, the Asian house gecko, or simply, the house lizard. Most geckos are nocturnal, hiding during the day and foraging for insects at night. They can be seen climbing walls of houses and other buildings in search of insects...