About this object

Lizard with large, flat head with big eyes with yellow iris. Upper body covered with large hemi-spherical tubercles, the digits of the hands and feet are narrow at the base and enlarged at the tip with a series of adhesive pads on the lower surface. Colour is blue-grey to brownish grey with numerous deep blue and reddish-orange spots along the back. Total length 28-35 cm.

Object specifics

  • Accession no.
    3.12.63.1
  • Scientific name
    Gekko gecko Linnaeus, 1758
  • Classification
    REPTILIA SAURIA GEKKONIDAE
  • Common name
    Tokay Gecko
  • Collector
    unrecorded
  • Date collected
    unrecorded
  • Place collected
    Asia: South Eastern Asia: Burma
  • Measurements
    unrecorded
  • Credit line
    Donated by Captain Major 1863
  • Red Book Data status
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Other number(s)
    previous number: 3.12.1863.1
Object view = Natural Science
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