Skip links and keyboard navigation

Species profile—Gehyra oceanica (oceanic gecko)


Animalia (animals) → Reptilia (reptiles) → Gekkonidae (gekkonid geckos) → Gehyra oceanica (oceanic gecko)

Sighting data

KML | CSV | GeoJson

Species details

Animalia (animals)
Reptilia (reptiles)
Gekkonidae (gekkonid geckos)
Scientific name
Gehyra oceanica (Lesson, 1830)
Common name
oceanic gecko
Type reference
Lesson, R.P. (1830). Observations generales sur les reptiles recueillis dans le voyage. In, Duperrey, L.I. (ed.). Voyage Autour du Monde, Execute par Ordre du Roi, sur la Corvette de sa Majeste, La Coquille, Pendant les Annees 1822, 1823, 1824 et 1825. Zoologie. Paris : Arthus Bertrand Vol. 2(1) 65 pp.
WildNet taxon ID
Hemidactylus oualensis
Gehyra pacifica
Gecko oceanicus
Gehyra gularis
Alternate name(s)
Pacific dtella
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Conservation significant
Pest status

Other resources

Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

More species information

Get a list of species for your area or find other wildlife information.

Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
8 March 2022
  1. Is your feedback about:
  2. (If you chose ‘website’ above)

    Page feedback

    1. How satisfied are you with your experience today? *
  3. (If you chose ‘service’ above)

    Feedback on government services, departments and staff

    Please use our complaints and compliments form.