African Fat Tail Geckos

African Fat Tail Gecko Reptile Store Baltimore County

Hemitheconyx caudicinctus
Distribution: Western Africa
Size: 7″-8″

Heating/Lighting:

Daytime: 80°F
Basking spot: 90°F
Nighttime: mid 70’s

To achieve these temperatures, we recommend using either an under-tank heat mat or a combination of heat mat and red/black light (nocturnal) heat lamp.

Feeding:

Juveniles should be offered food daily
Adults can be fed every 2-3 days.

Feed appropriately sized crickets (dusted with calcium powder+vitamin D3), waxworms, or mealworms (NO Superworms).  Offer as many crickets as can be consumed within 24 hours and remove any excess.

Bedding:

We use and recommend cage carpet or cypress mulch/potting soil mix (chemical-free).

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Please call or email with questions about availability, housing, husbandry, or general care.