Observations in the Family: Gekkonidae

English Name: Geckos

Mating wahlberg's velvet geckos

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By: JoubertJoubert's reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: D2211, Bosveld
Observed on: 8th November 2013
Added to iSpot: 22nd October 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Gecko

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By: Stuart ShearerStuart Shearer's reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesStuart Shearer's reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Swimuwini Chalets, South Gonarezhou National Park
Observed on: 5th October 2014
Added to iSpot: 20th October 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Common Tropical House Gecko, Tropiese huisgeitjie 3

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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: Groenkloof, Pretoria
Observed on: 13th January 2014
Added to iSpot: 18th October 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Gecko and Camponotus sp ant

Gecko and Camponotus sp ant
By: Sarel
Location: C15, ZA
Observed on: 5th March 2014
Added to iSpot: 16th October 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 0
Comments: 1

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 Mountain Sanctuary
Observed on: 19th September 2014
Added to iSpot: 14th October 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Afroedura

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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 on: 14th September 2014
Added to iSpot: 14th October 2014
Likely ID: afroedura
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Dwarf 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 on: 14th September 2014
Added to iSpot: 14th October 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Common Tropical House Gecko, Tropiese huisgeitjie 2

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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: Hermansdal, Ellisras
Observed on: 5th October 2014
Added to iSpot: 12th October 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Gecko

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By: qgrobler
Eastern Cape Parks & Tourism Agency
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Location: 5, Edge View Road
Observed on: 11th October 2014
Added to iSpot: 11th October 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Common Dwarf Gecko, Gewone dwerggeitjie

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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: Hermansdal, Ellisras
Observed on: 5th October 2014
Added to iSpot: 10th October 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Common Tropical House Gecko, Tropiese huisgeitjie

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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: Hermansdal, Ellisras
Observed on: 5th October 2014
Added to iSpot: 10th October 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Gecko

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By: Jeffrey GroenewaldJeffrey Groenewald's reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: R399, West Coast DC
Observed on: 23rd August 2014
Added to iSpot: 4th October 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 1
Comments: 3
Description: Medium sized gecko, found underneath a rock. coarse skin, lacking raised scales.

Cape Dwarf Gecko ...

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By: Brian KD2
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersEastern Cape Parks & Tourism AgencyOutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: 5, Edge View, East London
Observed on: 9th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 1st October 2014
Likely ID: Cape Dwarf Gecko (Lygodactylus capensis)
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 2

Deathwish gecko - Kgalagadi NCape

Deathwish gecko - Kgalagadi NCape
By: Marion MacleanMarion Maclean's reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesMarion Maclean's reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesMarion Maclean's reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Grootkolk camp, Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park
Observed on: 2nd September 2014
Added to iSpot: 26th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0
Description: Moved this guy from the shower, where he'd seemed to have frozen in place, to outside in a sunny corner. Next morning he's frozen behind the door. Since this seemed to be his chosen mode we left him to it...

Ghekko

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By: H Olivier
Location: 24, Fountain Rd
Observed on: 11th September 2014
Added to iSpot: 14th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

House Gecko ...

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By: Brian KD2
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersEastern Cape Parks & Tourism AgencyOutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Riverside, Mkambati
Observed on: 17th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 12th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 0

Unknown reptile

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By: StuartvanBlerk
Location: 36, Sandpiper Cres
Observed on: 5th April 2014
Added to iSpot: 11th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Unknown Reptile

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By: StuartvanBlerk
Location: Birkenhead Dr, Melkbosstrand
Observed on: 1st September 2014
Added to iSpot: 11th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Sesriem campsite gecko

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By: smuldalsmuldal's reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: D826, Sesriem
Observed on: 5th November 2012
Added to iSpot: 9th September 2014
Identifications: 3
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0
Description: Found low on a tree trunk at night at a campsite at Sesriem, Namibia.

Boulton's Namib Day Gecko

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By: smuldalsmuldal's reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Unnamed Road, Erongo
Observed on: 9th November 2012
Added to iSpot: 8th September 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 2
Comments: 2
Description: A slender, day-active gecko.

Gecko (Pachydactylus ssp) 4web 2009653

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By: guido.cozaguido.coza's reputation in Amphibians and Reptilesguido.coza's reputation in Amphibians and Reptilesguido.coza's reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Hardap Agama camp
Observed on: 29th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 8th September 2014
Identifications: 3
Agreements: 0
Comments: 1

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By: guido.cozaguido.coza's reputation in Amphibians and Reptilesguido.coza's reputation in Amphibians and Reptilesguido.coza's reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Sesriem
Observed on: 29th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 8th September 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

gecko

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By: rianabate
Entomological Society of Southern Africa
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Location: 3, Berea Rd
Observed on: 4th September 2014
Added to iSpot: 5th September 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0
Description: Photo by Mike Bate

Thick toed gecko

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By: Francois KrielFrancois Kriel's reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesFrancois Kriel's reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesFrancois Kriel's reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Unnamed Road, Namakwa
Observed on: 23rd August 2014
Added to iSpot: 3rd September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Gecko

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By: saxicola
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered Wildflowers
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Location: Mount Pleasant, Simon's Town
Observed on: 31st August 2014
Added to iSpot: 1st September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 3

Gecko

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By: tony rebelo
iSpot TeamBotanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Haarwegskloof
Observed on: 16th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 25th August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Chobe Dwarf Gecko

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By: Ricky TaylorRicky Taylor's reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesRicky Taylor's reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Ngoma Bridge Crossing, North West Botswana
Observed on: 29th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 21st August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0
Description: About 4 cm long

Unidentified Gecko Species

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By: NCStudent
Location: Tygerberg Nature Reserve
Observed on: 27th May 2014
Added to iSpot: 21st August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Moreau's Tropical House Gecko, Moreau se Tropiese Huisgeitjie

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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: Weltevrede, Ellisras
Observed on: 10th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 17th August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

sodwana dwarf

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South Africa
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Location: Sodwana Bay
Observed on: 6th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 16th August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Transvaal 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: Welgevonden Game Reserve
Observed on: 12th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 12th August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

A Jar full of Geckos

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By: tony rebelo
iSpot TeamBotanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Penhill
Observed on: 1st August 2014
Added to iSpot: 12th August 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 5
Comments: 8
Description: Pat was convinced that some kids had come and collected geckos in a jar and left them in the veld and that they would cook to death. But the jar with a lid with stab-holes had obviously been in situ for some time and I think that in fact the geckos were using he jar as a safe hideaway and going out at night and returning by day as an abode - they were all alive and well altough they took some time to wake up

Gecko caught bt Fiscal Shrike

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Garden Route Botanical Gardens
Observed on: 7th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 8th August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0
Description: The only species of gecko so far observed in this locality.

Bibrons thick toed gecko

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By: Francois KrielFrancois Kriel's reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesFrancois Kriel's reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesFrancois Kriel's reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Unnamed Road, Richtersveld National Park
Observed on: 15th June 2014
Added to iSpot: 4th August 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Weber or Monica

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By: Francois KrielFrancois Kriel's reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesFrancois Kriel's reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesFrancois Kriel's reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Fish river hiking trial
Observed on: 14th June 2014
Added to iSpot: 4th August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Gecko

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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 on: 15th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 3rd August 2014
Likely ID: Chondrodactylus
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0
Description: Found dead in a store room.

Tropical House Gecko

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By: maddy
Sea Slug AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: inKalani Hills, Sodwana
Observed on: 29th December 2012
Added to iSpot: 1st August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 1

Tropical House Gecko ...

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By: Brian KD2
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersEastern Cape Parks & Tourism AgencyOutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
Brian KD2's reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesBrian KD2's reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesBrian KD2's reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: 5, Edge View, East London
Observed on: 30th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 31st July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Baby Gecko

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By: Rowan Watt-Pringle
Sea Coral AtlasSea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeysWEI Indian Ocean Marine Training CentreWildlife & Ecological Investments
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Location: Sodwana, WEI Camp
Observed on: 21st July 2014
Added to iSpot: 21st July 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Gecko

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By: LvDLvD's reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesLvD's reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesLvD's reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: R61, The Gates
Observed on: 14th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 20th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Gecko

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By: Ricky TaylorRicky Taylor's reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesRicky Taylor's reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Lake Shazibe
Observed on: 18th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 19th July 2014
Likely ID: Lygodactylus capensis
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0
Description: About 4 cm long

Mooiplaas Reptile

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By: Ernest PorterErnest Porter's reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesErnest Porter's reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Kruger National Park
Observed on: 26th June 2014
Added to iSpot: 11th July 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

A12h25 - Lizzard from Malawi

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By: lupra
Location: Mulanje Moutains, Malawi
Observed on: 18th January 2012
Added to iSpot: 1st July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Geitjie

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By: PieterMierPieterMier's reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesPieterMier's reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Vandersterberg
Observed on: 13th June 2014
Added to iSpot: 24th June 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Day Gecko

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By: Francois KrielFrancois Kriel's reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesFrancois Kriel's reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesFrancois Kriel's reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: N7, Bowes Dorp
Observed on: 31st May 2014
Added to iSpot: 21st June 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

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By: guido.cozaguido.coza's reputation in Amphibians and Reptilesguido.coza's reputation in Amphibians and Reptilesguido.coza's reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Avenida de Trabalho, Inhambane
Observed on: 22nd September 2013
Added to iSpot: 16th June 2014
Likely ID: Lygodactylus
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Walbergs Velvet Gecko (Homopholis wahlbergii) 4web 0156

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By: guido.cozaguido.coza's reputation in Amphibians and Reptilesguido.coza's reputation in Amphibians and Reptilesguido.coza's reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Bvumba Road, Mutare
Observed on: 18th September 2013
Added to iSpot: 14th June 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

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By: guido.cozaguido.coza's reputation in Amphibians and Reptilesguido.coza's reputation in Amphibians and Reptilesguido.coza's reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Avenida de Trabalho, Inhambane
Observed on: 22nd September 2013
Added to iSpot: 12th June 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 0
Comments: 2

Little gecko (AENP)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSouth African National Parks
Shaun Swanepoel's reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Addo Elephant National Park
Observed on: 7th June 2014
Added to iSpot: 11th June 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Cape Dwarf Gecko

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Garden Route Botanical Gardens
Observed on: 30th July 2013
Added to iSpot: 10th June 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

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