South East Asian Gecko
Photo: Courtesy of Damon Ramsey
BSc.(Zool) Biologist Guide
South East Asian Gecko Hemidactylus frenatus
The introduced 'South East Asian Gecko' is seen around the outside and inside of buildings in the tropics of Australia.
It's call is a series of high pitched 'tch,tchk,tchk,tch', like little knocking.
Geckos are a family of mainly nocturnal lizards
They have long limbs and large eyes.
Most of the native species are very cryptic species and the most commonly seen gecko is an introduced species.
Script: Courtesy of Damon Ramsey BSc.(Zool) Biologist Guide