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Gekkogon

The Gekkogons are a race of Gorgons that share characteristics with geckos and inhabit a region in central Setath called Canacant.

Basic Information

Anatomy & Morphology

Origin of Morphology
  Born from the blood of Skiðin, he moulded them to resemble geckos. While they're an anthropomorphic race, they have many similarities with the small reptiles.  
Anatomy
  They are anthropomorphic, with two arms, two digitigrade legs and an endoskeleton. Their forms are slightly hunched and they have long torsos. They also have five padded and clawed fingers and toes. they are covered in scales, some of which resemble horns.

Biological Traits

Sexual Dimorphism
  Beyond sexual organs and slight voice difference, there is little to no differences between genders.  
Abilities
  They are highly capable of regulating their body temperatures and their scales can be incredibly strong. Most can also stick to a variety of surfaces

Genetics and Reproduction

They mate as most reptiles do, with a gestation period of 5 months and egg incubation for 1 months.

Growth Rate & Stages

They reach adolescence within 6 to 8 years and adulthood in 14 to 16.

Dietary Needs and Habits

They are hypercarnivores.

Additional Information

Facial characteristics

Their heads are roughly human-shaped; however, their heads protrude more, with their head base being more to the back of their skulls. Their eyes are in the middle of their heads and their mouths stretch as wide as their eyes. They also have small ear holes that sit high on the sides of their heads. However, their features can vary greatly, following the appearances of gecko species.

Perception and Sensory Capabilities

Their base senses are superior to that of most other races.

Civilization and Culture

Naming Traditions

First names generally have little bases, besides following the phonetics of their language Castic. However, last names are based on family history or origin.

Major Language Groups and Dialects

History

Origin
  Like all Gorgons, the Gekkogons were born from the blood of the Ðíos Skiðin. He then formed them into the beings they currently are.  
Continued...
  When the Gorgons were created and set on Kitmuri, they all headed to the sub-continent in the south known as Setath. The Gekkogons settled in the central lands and called their new home Broken Tooth.

Interspecies Relations and Assumptions

They are few and enigmatic; however, due to their similar appearance to the Iguagon, many have the same disposition towards them.

Genetic Ancestor(s)
Origin/Ancestry
Gorgon
Lifespan
200
Average Height
They can vary greatly between 3'0" - 5'6"
Average Weight
Their weight varies as much as their height.
Average Length
They are typically 75% to 100% longer than their standing height.
Average Physique
They don't have significant fat deposits; however, their thick scaled skin keeps them from appearing extremely toned.
Body Tint, Colouring and Marking
Scales
  Their scales can vary greatly in colour and pattern.  
Internal
  Their mouths can vary a bit, from reds and blues to whites and blacks.

Racial Group

 

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Author's Notes

Reference: Gekkonidae


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