GECKO

Father

Mother

Baby

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Group

: Male

: Female

: Baby, Hatchling?

: N/K

: N/K

 

These are amazing creatures. They can walk vertically up any surface, except Teflon. Just one of their toes on a glass surface can hold eight times their weight. Their toes bend the opposite way to ours, allowing them to break the force between their footpads and a surface. When faced with danger most of the 2000 species of Gecko will severe their tale, a defense called... autotomyOpens a newWindow!. The tail later regenerates, how clever's that? They also poo on their foe's, a defense called... uuurgh!