The geckos of the genus Phelsuma are peculiar animals: unlike other geckos they are diurnal and brightly colored animals. Even their diet is unusual: in addition to feeding on insects, they look for the nectar of some flowers, for which they have proved to be effective pollinators.

origin: Madagascar
environment: Rainforest
sleep-wake: Diurnal
average lifespan: 15 years
dimensions: 30 cm

Insects and nectar