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Nonnative Geckos

Common Name Scientific Name First Observed Introduction Status

Bibron's Thick-toed Gecko

Chondrodactylus bibronii

2015

Pet trade

Reported

Turner's Thick-toed Gecko

Chondrodactylus turneri

2010

Pet trade

Reported

Leopard Gecko

Eublepharis macularius

2011

Pet trade

Reported

Common Four-clawed Gecko

Gehyra mutilata

1996

Pet trade

Reported

Golden Gecko

Gekko badenii

2008

Pet trade

Established

Tokay Gecko

Gekko gecko

1964

Pet trade

Established

Marbled Gecko

Gekko grossmanni

2008

Pet trade

Reported

Lined Gecko

Gekko vittatus

2009

Pet trade

Reported

Yellow-headed Gecko

Gonatodes albogularis

1933

Cargo

Established

Common House Gecko

Hemidactylus frenatus

1993

Pet trade

Established

Indo-Pacific Gecko

Hemidactylus garnotii

1963

Cargo

Established

Tropical House Gecko

Hemidactylus mabouia

1980s

Cargo

Established

Flat-tailed Gecko

Hemidactylus platyurus

1984

Pet trade

Established

Mediterranean House Gecko

Hemidactylus turcicus

1910

Cargo

Established

Mourning Gecko

Lepidactylus lugubris

2005

Pet trade

Established

Dwarf Yellow-headed Gecko

Lygodactylus luteopicturatus

2011

Pet trade

Reported

Turquoise Dwarf Gecko

Lygodactylus williamsi

2009

Pet trade

Reported

Zanzibar Day Gecko

Phelsuma dubia

2009

Pet trade

Reported

Madagascar Giant Day Gecko

Phelsuma grandis

1990s

Pet trade

Reported

Mauritius Lowland Forest Day Gecko

Phelsuma guimbeaui

2008

Pet trade

Reported

Golden Dust Day Gecko

Phelsuma laticauda

2003

Pet trade

Established

Standing's Day Gecko

Phelsuma standingi

1995

Pet trade

Reported

Kuhl's Flying Gecko

Ptychozoon kuhli

2011

Pet trade

Reported

Smooth-backed Gliding Gecko

Ptychozoon lionotum

2003

Pet trade

Reported

Ragazzi's Fan-footed Gecko

Ptyodactylus togoensis

2016

Pet trade

Reported

Oscellated Gecko

Sphaerodactylus argus

1944

Cargo

Established

Ashy Gecko

Sphaerodactylus elegans

1921

Cargo

Established

White-spotted Wall Gecko

Tarentola annularis

1990

Pet trade

Established

Moorish Gecko

Tarentola mauritanica

1996

Pet trade

Established