Caught by cat, "Poppy Field"
Caught by "Poppy Field", cat.
Observed this Indo Pacific Gecko on the wall of my front porch. About 72 degrees and humidity 81%.
Lots of them running around, this is the only one that sat still long enough to grab a picture.
Lizards are a widespread group of squamate reptiles, with approximately 6,000 species, ranging across all continents except Antarctica, as well as most oceanic island chains. The group, traditionally recognized as the suborder Lacertilia, is defined as all extant members of the Lepidosauria (reptiles with overlapping scales) that are neither sphenodonts (i.e., tuatara) nor snakes – they form an evolutionary grade. While the snakes are recognized as falling phylogenetically within the Toxicofera clade from which they evolved,...