Information on lizards found in Florida at the UF's Herpetology Division. Florida Lizards. The checklist of Florida lizards is below this photo gallery.--Click on thumbnails for a larger view-- Largest selection of box turtle for sale in the USA! Shop with confidence as tortoise town is your source for the healthiest, captive bred box turtles for sale as well as tortoise for sale in the world. Leopard Gecko Care sheet . Leopard Geckos in the wild originate from Pakistan, Afghanistan and northwestern India. They are nocturnal which means they should be active mostly at night but during the day our geckos tend to be inquisitive and take a wander around their homes to see what's going on. Leopard Gecko (Eublepharis macularius) The leopard gecko (Eublepharis macularius) lizard has been captive bred in the United States for more than 30 years and is one of the most commonly kept lizards today. These hardy saurians come in a variety of colors, patterns and sizes. Reef Gecko- The Florida Reef Gecko is a tiny round-bodied gecko with relatively large, overlapping, and strongly keeled scales on the back. Perhaps the smallest lizard in the United States, it is only 2 - 2.25 inches in total length. The reef geckos body and tail are covered with dark spots on a brown background.