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Geckos are small lizards belonging to the family Gekkonidae. This family is huge and includes over 1,000 species. Geckos live in a variety of warm habitats, like rainforests, deserts, and grasslands. They come in various colors and patterns. These lizards range in size from 1/2 inch to about 14 inches long. Geckos are the only lizards that have a voice, in the form of a squeak or bark. Today, geckos are often kept as pets. Leopard geckos, for example, are popular pets in many countries.

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