• small to moderately large lizards belonging
  • found in warm climates throughout the world
  • unique among lizards in their vocalizations
  • make chirping sounds in social interactions with other geckos
  • have no eyelids and instead have a transparent membrane which they lick to clean
  • some have the ability to shoot an irritating liquid out of the end of their tails
  • have specialized toe pads that enable them to climb smooth vertical surfaces and even cross indoor ceilings with ease.