Are you interested in wholesale geckos for sale? Geckos make excellent pets due to their friendly demeanor, beautiful physical characteristics, and low maintenance.
There are approximately fifteen-hundred different gecko species in the suborder Gekkota. One of their most unique characteristics is their ability to climb even the smoothest surface due to the adhesive pads on their feet.
Geckos have long been studied by the scientific community. Not only can geckos climb smooth, vertical surfaces but they are also the only lizards that can vocalize.
The word ‘gecko’ actually comes from this ability. Specifically, the sound that a tokay gecko makes. Geckos interact with one another using chirping noises, tail wagging, and head bobbing.
There are many common types of geckos for sale that are typically available to pet stores and pet owners. Below is some information highlighting three common types of geckos. If you would like to learn more about purchasing wholesale geckos for sale, be sure to contact Strictly Reptiles today.
The Leopard Gecko
The leopard gecko can be considered the most common gecko type kept as a pet. Also known as Eublepharis macularius, they are native to the deserts of northwest India and Pakistan.
Leopard geckos are known for their hardiness and how relatively easy they are to care for. They are different from most wholesale geckos for sale because they are ground-dwelling and do not climb.
Leopard geckos are primarily nocturnal. They spend most of the day hidden beneath rocks or inside holes in the ground. When setting up a terrarium for a leopard gecko, it is important to include little spots like these for their comfort.
There are a wide range of available color morphs for pet owners to choose from including albino, orange, and with incredible patterns.
The Crested Gecko
Crested geckos or Rhacodactylus ciliates are remarkable creatures that were once thought to be extinct until they were rediscovered in 1994. Crested geckos are only found in the forests of New Caledonia.
Through captive breeding, crested geckos have become one of the most popular reptiles kept as pets. Mostly because they are easy to find and are hardy creatures.
Crested geckos are sometimes called eyelash geckos and are arboreal and nocturnal. Their diet consists of insects, fruit, and powdered repashy. This makes them popular wholesale geckos for sale.
Electric Blue Gecko
The electric blue gecko or, Lygodacylus williamsi, are truly incredible creatures. The males of this species are best known for their brilliant blue colors.
They were discovered in the 1950s in the Kimboza Forest region of Eastern Tanzania. Due to deforestation, their natural habitat has slowly deteriorated. However, they are widely found in captivity.
Electric geckos can communicate with one another through a series of chirps, tail wagging, and head bobbing. They are very small so it is not a good idea for them to be handled but they can learn to climb on their owners’ hand and eat food from it.
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