Vickie works full time as a stockbroker, although her main passion is animals. She started keeping reptiles while at University where she studied zoo biology, and has gone on to keep and breed a number of gecko and skink species. Her favourites are small and unusual species.
Keeping Genus Tropiocolotes
The term ‘micro gecko’ can refer to members of the genus Tropiocolotes. The two species that I keep are Tropiocolotes tripolitanus and T. steudneri. These are a couple of the most common species of micro geckos available in the industry. Many are imported as wild caught adults, however small numbers of captive bred young are produced each year. More