Crested Geckos Habitat Checklist


Crested Geckos (Rhacodactylus ciliatus), thought to be extinct until rediscovered in 1994, are from New Caledonia (a small island east of Australia). These geckos are native to the temperate rainforests of the region and are nocturnal in nature. The Crested gecko grows to about 8-10 and 35-50 grams with tail. The Crested gecko’s true life … Read more

Crested Geckos Care Sheet


Scientific name Rhacodactylus ciliatus Lifespan As this species has only been kept in captivity since 1994 no definite lifespan has been established however it is expected that Crested Geckos will live for 15 to 20 years under proper care. Size Crested Geckos can grow to a size of 10 inches. Brief History Crested geckos originate … Read more