Mount Blackwood Broad-tailed Gecko
Maximum Snout Vent Length – 76mm
Endemic to Mt Blackwood and Mt Jukes. Restricted to sheltered rocky outcrops on these two small rainforest peaks.
One of the 4 similar gecko species found at seperate locations and only in this region. All hide by day deep in rock or tree crevices, coming out at night to rest motionless, virtually invisible often with their head head pointing downward.
A Field Guide to Reptiles of Queensland by Steve K. Wilson
|Photo taken at Mt Blackwood by Steve K. Wilson