Lizards News

Emerald-faced reptile discovered in Ecuador

A two inch long Alopoglossus viridiceps shade lizard. Photo by Torres-Carvajal Researchers have discovered a colorful lizard species in the cloud forests of northwestern Ecuador. The species, dubbed Alopoglossus viridiceps,…

Picture gallery of the day: Day geckos

The critically endangered electric blue day gecko (Lygodactylus willoamsi) from Tanzania. This species is being bred in captivity — wild populations are suffering from habitat destruction and over-collection for the…

Picture: Blue-tongued monitor lizard

Water monitor photographed in Sabah, on the island of Borneo. The monitor lizards is known as 'biawak' in Malay. Picture by Rhett A. Butler. The Southeast Asian water monitor (Varanus…