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Mediterranean house gecko (Hemidactylus turcicus) on a lichen-covered tree trunk. Mediterranean house geckos are nocturnal insectivores that cling to surfaces using the wide pads on their toes. They are voracious predators and are attracted to light sources to find their prey. Photographed in Israel.
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