Madagascar Giant Day Gecko

Phelsuma madagascariensis grandis

Madagascar giant day geckos blend in among the leaves as they lie in wait for small prey such as insects, crabs, scorpions, and spiders. They will also eat fruit and lick honey. Condensation on leaves provides drinking water.

Fact File

where to see themWhere to see them: Reptile House
lengthLength: 9 to 12 in
habitatHabitat: Forest
dietDiet: Insects and other small animals, fruit, and honey