Scientific Name: Tarentola annularis
Approximate Arrival Size: 5 to 8 inches
Approximate Full Size: 6 inches
Native Region: North Africa
Diet: Crickets and mealworms coated in calcium and vitamin powder. We recommend feeding in a separate container without substrate to prevent accidental ingestion of the substrate.
Lighting Requirements: Full spectrum fluorescent UV bulbs will bring out the natural coloring of these lizards.
Recommended Habitat Size: An aquarium equipped with an under tank heating pad at one end and lizard litter substrate. Landscape to simulate rocky steppes and provide slightly damp hiding places. Mist Daily
White Spotted Geckos are native to the steppe like rocky habitats of Northeastern Africa and Southwest Asia. They are most active around dusk and dawn but like to bask in the sun occasionally. They should have a winter rest period of 8 weeks at 50°F.
Temperature range: Day 72°-82°F Night 59°-68°F
Water: A bowl of clean water should always be available.