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Why lizards rarely falls off ceilings?

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Here i m presenting another amazing and Fun fact ….

Many Southeast Asian Homes have tiny lizards which creep along the walls. People generally do not like to harm such creatures as they perform a vital pest control service by eating flies and other insects.

A lizard can climb walls walks across ceilings with the help of muscular suckers on its feet which enable it to grip smooth surfaces. Minute scales which can hook onto the smallest irregularity also help the lizard to grip firmly.

Such house lizards are called ‘geckos’ and are so named because of the clicking sound they make from time to time. Other lizards are capable of making hissing sounds too, but only the gecko has a true voice.

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