Texas banded gecko

The Texas banded gecko is classified as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.

The Texas Banded Gecko is known from arid southwestern Texas, southeastern New Mexico, and northeastern Mexico. It is most common along intermittent streams and in rocky areas. More

The Texas Banded Gecko, (Coleonyx brevis) is a species of small gecko native to the southwestern United States and northern Mexico. More

The Texas Banded Gecko (Coleonyx brevis) is difficult to distinguish from the Western Banded Gecko; it occurs only in the Chihuahuan Desert of southeastern New Mexico and west Texas. More

In North America, the Texas Banded Gecko is found in arid land in West and South Texas, parts of New Mexico, and Northeastern Mexico. More

The Texas Banded Gecko is located in southwestern Texas, parts of New Mexico and Mexico along the Rio Grande River Valley. Diet The Texas Banded Gecko feeds on spiders and insects. More

The closely related Texas Banded Gecko is smaller, more distinctly banded and lacks enlarged tubercles on the back. The Mediterranean Gecko, known from south-central and southeastern Texas, has large toepads and lacks moveable eyelids. More

small lizards, the Texas banded gecko has small scales that resemble sandpaper. It is silent most of the time, but will squeak when frightened, breeding, or announcing its territorial claims. More

The Texas Banded Gecko is from the order Squamata. Species from this order are amphisbaenians, lizards or snakes. There are over 6,000 living species belonging to the squamata order - it is the largest order of all reptiles. More

Texas Banded Gecko ( Coleonyx brevis ) = Discount Pet Supplies at ThatPetPlace.com Texas Banded Gecko | Coleonyx brevis photo Texas Banded Gecko Photograph by Hexasoft. Some rights reserved. More

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Common names

Coleonyx brevis in French - français
Cuija texana in Spanish - español
texas banded gecko in English - English

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Order : Squamata
Family : Gekkonidae
Genus : Coleonyx
Species : Coleonyx brevis
Authority : Stejneger, 1893