Observations in the Family: Gekkonidae

Common Name: Geckos

Showing all observations that have a likely ID using the The South African National Biodiversity Institute's southern African Species Dictionary

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Gecko (Hogsback)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSouth African National Parks
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Location: Hogsback
Observed: 18th March 2015
Added: 26th March 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Common Tropical House Gecko (Port St Johns)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSouth African National Parks
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Location: Port St Johns
Observed: 9th March 2015
Added: 23rd March 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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Veiling the asystasia

gecko, tropicalhouse slough
By: Bushboy
BirdLife South Africa
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Location: 3 Marion Ave, Scottburgh
Observed: 10th March 2015
Added: 15th March 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Unusually large and complete gecko head and neck slough

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Gecko Banded W Cape

Cape plaashuis gecko
By: Martli Slabber
Location: Hexrivier, Citrusdal
Observed: 6th March 2015
Added: 14th March 2015
Identifications:3
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Geitjie Pretoria

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Location: Kameeldrif, Pretoria
Observed: 24th December 2014
Added: 13th March 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Akkedis Marakele

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By: ErikErik’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesErik’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesErik’s reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Marakele National Park
Observed: 6th January 2015
Added: 13th March 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Akkedis Mapungubwe

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Location: Mapungubwe National Park
Observed: 9th January 2015
Added: 13th March 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Wahlberg's Velvet Gecko

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By: Ryan van HuyssteenRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Medike
Observed: 24th February 2015
Added: 28th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Eating Tiger Moth.

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Turner's Gecko

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By: Ryan van HuyssteenRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Medike
Observed: 24th February 2015
Added: 28th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Eating Tiger Moth.

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Turner's Gecko

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By: Ryan van HuyssteenRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Medike
Observed: 24th February 2015
Added: 28th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Common Tropical House Gecko

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By: Ryan van HuyssteenRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Medike
Observed: 5th February 2015
Added: 27th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Turner's Gecko

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By: Ryan van HuyssteenRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Medike
Observed: 5th February 2015
Added: 27th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Wahlberg's Velvet Gecko

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By: Ryan van HuyssteenRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Medike
Observed: 30th January 2015
Added: 26th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Common Tropical House Gecko

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By: Ryan van HuyssteenRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Medike Mountain Sanctuary
Observed: 29th January 2015
Added: 25th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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common house gecko

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By: Ryan van HuyssteenRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Medike Mountain Sanctuary
Observed: 28th January 2015
Added: 25th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:2
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What is this tiny Gecko?

TinyGecko
By: mpcolace
Location: Garden Rondebosch
Observed: 25th February 2015
Added: 25th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
Description:

All black body, with tiny scarce white dots
Body length, tail included is 1.5 - 2cm

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Geitjie

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By: peter slingsby
BirdLife South AfricaBotanical Society of South AfricaCedarberg ConservancyEntomological Society of Southern AfricaMountain Club of SA (Cape Town)Spider Club of South Africa
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Location: Cottage at Mount Ceder, Koue Bokkeveld
Observed: 6th October 2006
Added: 25th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Unknown gecko

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By: peter slingsby
BirdLife South AfricaBotanical Society of South AfricaCedarberg ConservancyEntomological Society of Southern AfricaMountain Club of SA (Cape Town)Spider Club of South Africa
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Location: Bergrivier Cottages near Loerie [recommended]
Observed: 19th February 2015
Added: 23rd February 2015
Identifications:3
Agreements:4
Comments:0
Description:

Any offers? This small fellow was about 8cm total length

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Gecko Sphaerodactylus spec.

Gecko Sphaerodactylus spec.
By: Herman Berteler
Location: Reynolds Street
Observed: 4th February 2015
Added: 20th February 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Gecko juv., unknown species with partially released tail. With round adhesive tones.

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Gecko

Gecko
By: Pauline Hawkins
Sedgefield Island Conservancy
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Location: Island Sedgefield
Observed: 5th February 2015
Added: 15th February 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Observation

Gecko
By: Rodney Kissen
Location: Rocherpan NR
Observed: 11th February 2015
Added: 13th February 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Transvaal Thick Toed Gecko

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By: Andrew Hankey
Africa Nature TrainingBushveld Experience Skills & TrainingLepidopterists' Society of AfricaSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden
Observed: 5th February 2015
Added: 9th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Gecko

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Location: Jagkamp
Observed: 27th January 2015
Added: 29th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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Gecko

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Location: Garden Route Botanical Gardens
Observed: 28th January 2015
Added: 28th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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gecko

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By: mary hunter
Sedgefield Island Conservancy
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Location: the island,sedgefield
Observed: 2nd December 2011
Added: 27th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:1
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Gecko

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By: Thando Nakani
Location: Gamkaberg Nature Reserve
Observed: 11th January 2015
Added: 21st January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Flat Gecko

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Location: Garden Castle, Southern Berg
Observed: 17th January 2015
Added: 18th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Common Dwarf Gecko (GRG)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSouth African National Parks
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Location: Denneoord, George
Observed: 15th January 2015
Added: 15th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:7
Comments:0
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feasting

gecko with a good chance
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Location: Gaborone North, home
Observed: 1st January 1970
Added: 14th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:4
Description:

tiny gecko discovered a hoard of little tasty morsels under the kitchen light

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Turner's thick-toed gecko, Turner se diktoongeitjie

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By: Alex DreyerAlex Dreyer’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesAlex Dreyer’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesAlex Dreyer’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesAlex Dreyer’s reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed: 24th December 2014
Added: 13th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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