libutron: “ Heloderma suspectum The Gila Monster, Heloderma suspectum (Helodermatidae), is a species of lizard native to southwestern United States and northwestern Mexico. Heloderma suspectum is one of only two venomous lizard species in the world.
The caiman lizard (Dracaena guianensis) is a medium sized species of lizard, natively found in the jungles of South America. The caiman lizard is powerfully built and is one of the largest lizard species on the American continent.
One in five reptile species faces extinction – study
Hump-nosed Lizard (Lyriocephalus scutatus) is a species of lizard within the agamid family, the only species in the genus Lyriocephalus. It is the largest agamid in Sri Lanka and lives in dense wet zone forests.
typhlonectes: “NEWLY DISCOVERED: Colorful New ‘Dwarf Dragons’ Found in South America The newfound wood lizards live in Ecuador and Peru—and chances are, there are more yet to be discovered, scientists.
The perentie (or perente) (Varanus giganteus) is the largest Monitor Lizard or Goanna native to Australia, and fourth-largest living lizard on earth, after the Komodo Dragon, the Crocodile Monitor, and the Water Monitor
Europe to crack down on wildlife smugglers to protect rare lizard species EU proposal seeks to close a legal loophole allowing the sale of endangered lizards in Europe after a Guardian article revealed the scale of the problem
The colorful lizards can be spotted from far away, even in the deep Vietnamese rainforest. PHOTOGRAPH COURTESY PETER GEISSLER Scientists have identified a new bright blue lizard hiding in plain sight. Share Share on emailEmail
New chameleon-like lizard species discovered in Dominican Republic
Italian wall lizard, Ruin lizard, or İstanbul lizard (Podarcis sicula) is a species of lizard in the Lacertidae family. P. sicula is native to Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, France, Italy, Serbia and Montenegro, Slovenia and Switzerland, but has also been introduced to Spain, Turkey, and the United States. It belongs to the Lacertidae family of lizards and it is the most abundant lizard species in southern Italy.
The northern Bahamian rock iguana (Cyclura cychlura) is a species of lizard of the genus Cyclura that is found on the Andros and Exuma islands in the Bahamas. Its status on the IUCN Red List is Vulnerable, with a wild population of less than animals