Alice Springs Reptile Centre

The Northern Giant Cave Gecko (Pseudothecadactylus lindneri) is one of the largest species of Australian gecko, reaching approximately 10 cm’s in body length.

The Northern Giant Cave Gecko is an incredibly agile species, living in the sandstone escarpments and caves throughout the Arnhem Land region of the Northern Territory. This species hunts predominately arthropods and are mostly nocturnal.


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  • Scientific classification
  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Chordata
  • Class: Reptilia
  • Order: Squamata
  • Family: Diplodactylidae
  • Genus: Pseudothecadactylus
  • Species: P. lindneri
  • Binomial name: Pseudothecadactylus lindneri