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Some of our friends in garden

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Offline ValL

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« on: July 06, 2007, 14:37 PM »
we call them gekoes and lizards and grasshoppers but what exactually are they ? not the best quality pics but have a look ta

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« Reply #1 on: July 06, 2007, 16:25 PM »

first one is an Egyption Grasshopper....Anacridium aegyptium... The eyes give it away as a migratory locust at about the same size doesn't have stripy eyes...

I'll give some other forumers a chance for the other two.......

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« Reply #2 on: July 07, 2007, 14:52 PM »
Hi ValL,

1st - Mosaicus til Oops sorry, Clives already done that one.

2nd - It's between either Turkish or Moorish gecko and I reckon it's a Moorish gecko, Tarentola mauritanica, Sp. Salamanquesa comĂșn as it's head is broad and fingers are wide. Does it only have 2 claws on each foot? (Thanks Nick!
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