Crested Gecko Quick Facts

CRESTED GECKO

Correlophus cilliatus

 

TEMPERATURE:

Hatchling 70-75f (21 –23c)

Adult 75-80f (23-26c)

 

HUMIDITY:

60-80% (spray heavily every night and provide a humid hide at all times)

 

LIFESPAN:          

Approx 20 years

 

ADULT SIZE:

Approx 7inches

 

FEEDING:

Give Repashy or Pangea crested gecko diet as main food – it is important they eat this so they get all the vitamins and minerals they need. Also offer 3-4  insects 2 – 3 times a week in the evening  (crickets, locusts and roaches to make up main of insect diet, waxworms and mealworms no more than 10% of overall insect diet as are fattening).

 

BABY VIV SIZE:

30cm wide x 30cm deep x 45cm high (they will outgrow this in approx a year)

 

ADULT VIV SIZE:

45cm wide x 45cm deep x 60cm high as a minimum (for a breeding trio will need bigger)