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Flickr Desert Love: Sand Gecko in Namibia


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In the deserts of Namibia, Southwest Africa, there is a popular amazement. . . . and it “barks”!!??

Their communication methods have also been described as squeaks, croaks, clicks ~ altogether a wide range of sounds. Baffling noise in the dead of a desert night from these five inch long marvels known as the Namib Dune Gecko (Pachydactylus rangei) aka Palmato gecko or Web Footed gecko.

Web-Footed Gecko in Context
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desert gecko in namibia
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desert gecko in namibia
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desert gecko in namibia
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desert gecko in namibia
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desert gecko in namibia
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Palmatogecko
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Palmatogecko
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Palmato Gecko
Click image for Flickr Gallery by Jerry Kent
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3201 Palmato gecko
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Web-footed Gecko (Palmatogecko rangei)
Click image for Flickr Gallery by Aviad Bar
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Pic of the Week #25 - Web footed geckos in Namibia
Click image for Flickr Gallery by WWF – Global Photo Network
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I hope you enjoyed my feature of this amazing little creature.

Here’s a peak at my Desert Wish List for you gecko lovers:

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6 Comments

  1. Pamela
    March 8, 2016    

    This gecko has quite a life. Super cool!

    • Vi
      March 8, 2016    

      Glad you have critter love!

  2. March 6, 2016    

    How cute is that little guy!!! I love discovering new critters.
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    • Vi
      March 8, 2016    

      Me too! Glad to share the critter love!

  3. March 6, 2016    

    I have always heard good things about geckos! So small and cute but not sure if I would touch it haha
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    • Vi
      March 8, 2016    

      I know that little skittish things give some the heebie jeebies 😉

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