Henkel's Leaf-Tailed Gecko

(Uroplatus henkeli)

Seneca Park Zoo is home to four leaf-tailed geckos. Their habitat can be found inside the E.C.O. Center.

Animal Facts


Carnivorous. Eats primarily insects and arachnids, but may also eat some snails.

Status in The Wild

International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List status

Inhabits lower levels of trees in dense, low-altitude rainforest in four separated areas in Western and Northern Madagascar.