FC: Crested and Leopard Geckos Morgan Thompson and Krystal Lowery
1: The Crested Gecko The crested gecko grows to an average length of 8-9in.from the tip of the nose to the tip of the tail in adulthood. 10-20 grams. As a newborn or juvenile, cresteds usually range between 3-5in. 2-5 grams.
2: The Crested Gecko's diet consists of a blend of organic fruits and protein supplements found in "CGD." (Crested Gecko Diet) which is crucial to supporting the gecko. Full grown geckos also need 4-5 crickets once a week Juveniles need around 2-3
3: One of the key characteristics of crested geckos are their feet. Their unique feet are covered in pads which adhere to surfaces, allowing them to climb. | Crested Geckos do not have eyelids. Due to this reason, cresteds must lick their eyes very often in order to moisten them.
4: Halloween Harlequin | Full Pinstripe | Red Bicolor | Dalmatian | Different Color Morphs
5: Flame | Patternless (comes in different colors)
6: Leopard geckos are native to arid deserts and grasslands. An adult can grow up to 11 inches including the tail and weigh up to 55-80 grams.
7: A Leopard gecko's diet usually consists of a variety of small insects, including meal worms, crickets, wax worms, and locusts. An adult Leopard gecko usually consumes around 5-8 crickets every other day (depending on size) A juvenile gecko may eat up to 3-4 crickets per day, as that they are still growing and developing at this stage. A standard size cricket fed to a leopard gecko should be no larger than the width between their eyes
8: A popular possible trait in leopard geckos is breeding two very large geckos to get a "Giant leopard gecko" Giant leopard geckos are determined by their weight. If a young gecko reaches a weight up to 100 grams by the time it is 12 months old, it then is categorized as a giant. "Super giant leopard geckos" (as shown below) reach a weight of 130 grams by the time they are 12 months old.
9: Diablo Blizzard | Fancy Leopard Gecko | Normal | Carrott Tail | Different Color Morphs
10: Flame Crested Gecko belonging to Krystal "Oakley"
11: Fancy Leopard Gecko belonging to Morgan "Mimoza"