Blue Dragon Lizard

Electric Blue Gecko

Natural Habitat

United Republic of Tanzania Forest Reserves of Kimboza and Ruvu

Diet

Wide variety of insects and bugs along with a specialised gecko nectar

Conservation

Threat Level: Critically Endangered

Threatened due to illegal pet trade and habitat loss in its range for agriculture. The population is severely fragmented

Here at the Zoo

These are now part of a European Breeding Programme which includes approx 250 geckos to ensure a captive population to safeguard the species. We have bred successfully these geckos here at Kirkley Hall