Granular-scaled Forest Gecko

Mokopirirakau granulatus

Summary 2

The forest gecko (Mokopirirakau granulatus) is a species of gecko. Granulatus refers to the granular texture of the skin. Its Māori name is moko pirirākau ("lizard that clings to trees"). It is endemic to New Zealand, found in all areas except the Far North, Marlborough, and Canterbury.

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  1. (c) Mike Lusk, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), https://www.inaturalist.org/photos/13195464
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mokopirirakau_granulatus

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