Scientific name : Gekko gecko
Family : Gekkonidae
Native to : Distributed from North-East India to Indo-Australian archipelago
Interesting fact : One can literally see through the ears of these geckos.
Conservation status : Not Assessed
Tokay geckos have grainy, blue or grey skins with bright red or yellow spots. The toes are adapted for climbing. Their noses and tongues help them sense their prey. They come out in the night and prey on insects. They are found on trees and cliffs of tropical rainforests and rural human dwellings.