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Marbled Gecko (Christinus marmoratus)

…a species of gecko (Gekkonidae) which is native to the southern mainland of Australia, ranging from northeastern New South Wales to southwestern Western Australia, as well as a number of islands off the coast of South and Western Australia. Marbled geckos will inhabit a variety of habitats but prefer open shrubland, sclerophyll forest, riverine woodland and urban areas. Marbled geckos are mostly diurnal and will feed on a range of insects and other invertebrates.

Classification

Animalia-Chordata-Reptilia-Squamata-Gekkonidae-Christinus-C. marmoratus

Image: Micheal Tan