A web-footed Gecko licks its eye in the dry desert of Namibia. The pink web-footed gecko uses its long tongue to both clean its eyes of dust and drink the moisture which collects on its eyes when the morning mist rolls in from the sea
A gecko licks the morning dew off its eyeballs. The nocturnal reptiles collect water on their eyeballs in the early morning when a mist bank descends as cool coastal air hits warm desert air. Then they lick it off to have a drink.