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Desert wall gecko

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Kingdom  Animalia
Class  Reptilia
Family  Gekkonidae
Scientific name  Tarentola deserti
Phylum  Chordata
Order  Squamata
Genus  Tarentola
Rank  Species
Similar  Tarentola bischoffi, Tarentola gigas, Boettger's wall gecko, East Canary gecko, Gomero wall gecko

The desert wall gecko (Tarentola deserti) is a species of lizard in the family Gekkonidae. It is found in Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia, and possibly Libya. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry shrubland, Mediterranean-type shrubby vegetation, freshwater spring, rocky areas, hot deserts, rural gardens, and urban areas.

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Status & Threats

The Desert Wall Gecko's population is not changing at the moment, and has a small population. They don't have any current threats at the moment.

Conservation

They may be found in some national parks such as in Tunisia.

References

Desert wall gecko Wikipedia


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