Hemidactylus turcicus (Linnaeus, 1758)

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Description: Lizard with large depressed head with prominent limbless eyes. The digits have rather small claws and are slightly widened at the tip with two series of longitudinal adhesive pads on the lower surface. The back is translucent tan, grey or pink with irregular black spots, there are several black bands on the tail. Total length 10-14 cm.

Lizard with large depressed head with prominent limbless eyes. The digits have rather small claws and are slightly widened at the tip with two series of longitudinal adhesive pads on the lower surface. The back is translucent tan, grey or pink with irregular black spots, there are several black bands on the tail. Total length 10-14 cm.

Place collected: Asia: Western Asia: Yemen: Socotra Islands: Jena-Agahan
Measurements: not recorded
Type: REPTILIA SAURIA GEKKONIDAE

Accession no: 31.12.00.147
Other number(s): 31.12.1900.147 [previous number]

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