New SUPER GIANT Information - an excerpt from my new book

Over the last 3 years I have done additional testing of this genetic, reviewed my original breeding records from 20 years ago, and studied the historical account of this morph that was presented in my 2005 book. Given these findings and the results of others, it is my best judgment, that our famous giant leopard gecko, Moose, and his resulting descendants are the result of a recessive gene. The term ‘Super Giant’ shall still apply based on adult weight, while the term ‘Giant’ no longer applies.

The first Super Giant was a normal non-visual albino that occurred randomly in 1999, a descendant from the large project that resulted in the first Tremper Albinos. This explains why, that when that first Super Giant was bred to a Tremper Albino female from that project, I got Moose, a Super Giant Tremper Albino, which proves that the Tremper Albino female I used was het Super Giant and the Super Giant male was het Tremper. Only geckos expressing this recessive gene may be called Super Giants.

Males are 100 grams or more, with some having reached over 175 grams at the time of this writing. Females are 90 grams or more. Super Giant x Super Giant = 100% Super Giants. Offspring from a Super Giant x Normal breeding would be het for Super Giant. With line-breeding efforts the first 200-gram leopard gecko will likely occur in a few years.

Tests described below by Tony Gamble have shown the Super Giants to be pure macularius and not a hybrid with the species angramainyu.

“I sequenced a nuclear gene and a mitochondrial gene for some pure E. angramainyu, pet trade E. macularius, Tremper Super Giants, and some known E. macularius x E. angramainyu hybrids. The Super Giants came out as identical to the pet trade E. macularius while the E. angramainyu hybrids were easily identified as crosses. The mitochondrial gene only tracks the mothers lineage while the nuclear gene comes from both the mom and dad - the hybrids were clearly heterozygous for the E. angramainyu and E. macularius versions of the gene. “ - Tony Gamble, Ph.D. Marquette University / Leopard Gecko Genome -






#4124 het SUPER GIANT het BLOOD BELL ALBINO

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Male - 70 grams - $399.

Yearling. Ready to breed!

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#4111 het SUPER GIANT BLOOD BELL ALBINO

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Male - 47 grams - $349.

Yearling. Two Red Snake eyes! Great color!

posted 9-23-22

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#1499 SUPER GIANT het BLOOD BELL ALBINO

(FOR SALE)

Female - 68 grams - $399.

2020. First ones of the 4 year project!!

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#406 STRIPED SUPER GIANT 50% het BLOOD BELL ALBINO

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Female - 65 grams - $229.

2020. First ones of the 4 year project!!

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#3004 het SUPER GIANT 50% het BLOOD BELL ALBINO

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Female - 63 grams - $229.

Yearling. First ones of the 4 year project!!

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#4132 het SUPER GIANT LAVENDER PASTEL BLOOD

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Male - 72 grams - $349.

Yearling. Ready to breed!

posted 9-23-22

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#2972 het SUPER GIANT Blood Emerine

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Female - 66 grams - $229.

2020.

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#5225 ECLIPSE het SUPER GIANT & BLOOD BELL

(FOR SALE)

Female - 67 grams - $299.

2020. First ones of the 4 year project!! 11 months old, one snake eye!

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#3988 SUPER GIANT TREMPER ALBINO BLOOD X ALBINO BLOOD

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Male - 57 grams - $279.

Yearling. Het Super Giant !!

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#3941 SUPER GIANT TREMPER ALBINO BLOOD X ALBINO BLOOD

(FOR SALE)

Female - 57 grams - $279.

Yearling. Het Super Giant !!

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#4393 SUPER GIANT TREMPER ALBINO BLOOD X ALBINO BLOOD

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Female - 57 grams - $279.

Yearling. Het Super Giant !!

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#3022 SUPER GIANT TREMPER ALBINO BLOOD X ALBINO BLOOD

(FOR SALE)

Male - 63 grams - $279.

Yearling. Het Super Giant !!

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#1443 Cinnamon Albino Bold BANDIT HET SUPER GIANT

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Female - 59 grams - $349.

2020 Unique aberrant pattern!

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#6841 SUPER GIANT TREMPER Cinnamon Albino Eclipse BANDIT

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Female - 82 grams - $349.

2020 Unique aberrant pattern! One snake eye, just joined the 80+ gram club!

posted 5-23-22

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#8204 SUPER GIANT TREMPER ALBINO

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Female - 70 grams - $379.

2020, Great future breeder for you!

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#6974 SUPER GIANT TREMPER ALBINO

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Female - 72 grams - $379.

2020, Great breeder for 2022!

update posted 4-11-22

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#4045 MANDARIN TANGERINE ALBINO het SUPER GIANT ALBINO

(SOLD J.C.)

Female - 58 grams - $249.

Yearling. Add some color to your breeders with this ready to breed female !!

updated 9-24-22

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#4023 MANDARIN TANGERINE ALBINO het SUPER GIANT ALBINO

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Male - 51 grams - $249.

Yearling. Add some color to your breeders with this ready to breed male !!

updated 9-24-22

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#433 MANDARIN TANGERINE ALBINO SUPER GIANT ALBINO

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Female - 72 grams - $399.

Yearling. Add some color to your breeders with this ready to breed female !!

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#1418 MANDARIN TANGERINE ALBINO SUPER GIANT ALBINO

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Female - 68 grams - $399.

Yearling. Ready to breed !!

updated 5-23-22

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#2918 MANDARIN TANGERINE ALBINO X SUPER GIANT ALBINO

(FOR SALE)

Female - 68 grams - $399.

YEARLING. THE PATH TO MAKE SUPER GIANT MANDARIN TANGERINE TREMPER ALBINOS !!

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#3005 MANDARIN TANGERINE ALBINO het SUPER GIANT ALBINO

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Female - 67 grams - $399.

YEARLING. THE PATH TO MAKE SUPER GIANT MANDARIN TANGERINE TREMPER ALBINOS !!

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#6941 MANDARIN TANGERINE ALBINO het SUPER GIANT ALBINO

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Female - 63 grams - $399.

YEARLING. THE PATH TO MAKE SUPER GIANT MANDARIN TANGERINE TREMPER ALBINOS !!

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#1434 MANDARIN TANGERINE ALBINO het SUPER GIANT ALBINO

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Female - 65 grams - $399.

YEARLING, still gaining weight. Add color to your breeding program!!

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#1447 MANDARIN TANGERINE ALBINO het SUPER GIANT ALBINO

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Female - 55 grams - $399.

YEARLING. This one has a ton of color and contrast !!

updated 5-23-22

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#2936 MANDARIN TANGERINE ALBINO het SUPER GIANT ALBINO

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Female - 62 grams - $399.

YEARLING. Beauty !!

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#1452 MANDARIN TANGERINE ALBINO het SUPER GIANT ALBINO

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Female - 56 grams - $399.

YEARLING. Beauty !!

updated 5-23-22

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#4117 SUPER GIANT NORMAL X (MANDARIN TANGERINE X SUPER GIANT ALBINO)

(ON HOLD J.M.)

Male - 74 grams - $349.

Yearling. Ready to breed!

updated 9-23-22

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#3945 SUPER GIANT NORMAL X (MANDARIN TANGERINE X SUPER GIANT ALBINO)

(FOR SALE)

Male - 63 grams - $249.

Yearling. Ready to breed!

updated 9-23-22

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#3729 SUPER GIANT NORMAL X (BLACK NIGHT X SUPER GIANT ALBINO)

(SOLD C.D.)

Male - 58 grams - $239.

Yearling. Get some Black Night into that breeding program!

updated 9-23-22

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#3738 SUPER GIANT NORMAL X (BLACK NIGHT X SUPER GIANT ALBINO)

(SOLD C.D.)

Male - 55 grams - $239.

Yearling. Get some Black Night into that breeding program!

updated 9-23-22

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#2994 SUPER GIANT NORMAL X (BLACK NIGHT X SUPER GIANT ALBINO)

(SOLD C.D.)

Female - 53 grams - $239.

Yearling. Get some Black Night into that breeding program!

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#9052 SUPER GIANT SNOW RADAR ENIGMA RAPTOR X BLACK NIGHT

(FOR SALE)

Male - 65 grams - $239.

9 MONTHS OLD. One snake eye. Get some Black Night into your breeding program!

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#9118 SUPER GIANT HET - BLACKHOLE AKA SNOW ECLIPSE ENIGMA HET X BLACK NIGHT

(FOR SALE)

Male - 57 grams - $279.

Yearling. One snake eye. Unique looks!

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#7276 SUPER GIANT SNOW PASTEL RAPTOR X SNOW

(FOR SALE)

Female - 60 grams - $239.

Yearling, Snake eyes. Great breeder for 2022!

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