Common Names : Leopard Gecko, Leos
Scientific Name : Eublepharis Macularius
Average Size : 8″ to 11″ in Length
DIET: Mealworms, Crickets TEMPS: 86 – 90 F LIFESPAN: 10 – 20 years in captivity
The Leopard Gecko is a crepuscular ground dwelling lizard naturally found in the deserts of Asia and throughout Pakistan, to the northwestern parts of India. Unlike most geckos, leopard geckos possess movable eyelids. It has become a well-established and popular pet in captivity.
The leopard gecko, has been captive-bred in the United States for more than 30 years and is one of the most commonly kept lizards today. They come in a variety of morphs, patterns and sizes. This is a great species for the home.