Kōrero: Hauraki–Coromandel region

Coromandel fauna: Coromandel striped gecko (2 o 4)

Coromandel fauna: Coromandel striped gecko

Only three of these striped geckos have ever been found – all on the Coromandel Peninsula, hence the name. It is considered the world’s rarest gecko.

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Department of Conservation
Photograph by Rob Chappell

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Paul Monin, 'Hauraki–Coromandel region - Climate, plants and animals', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/30367/coromandel-fauna-coromandel-striped-gecko (accessed 5 July 2020)

He kōrero nā Paul Monin, updated 1 Apr 2016