Ptyodactylus puiseuxi

Common name: the Israeli Fan-fingered Gecko

Conservation status: Least Concern

Distribution: Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria

Size: up to 160 mm

Description: upperside is light to dark brown, with numerous white spots on the dorsal surface. The head is large and triangular. The tail has several white bands and is shorter than the overall head and body length. The dorsal scales are small and granular.

Habitat: rocky habitats

Activity: diurnal and nocturnal

Diet: various invertebrates

Reproduction: oviparous

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