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
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.
Million-year-old lizard species discovered on remote Pacific island
A monitor lizard trekking around Mussau in northeastern Papua New Guinea reigns supreme as the remote island's top predator and scavenger. And although it's been around for an estimated million years or more, scientists just recently discovered it.
New lizard species look like evil dinosaur hybrids
Climate change could see dozens of lizard species becoming extinct within the next 50 years, according to new research published today. The often one-directional evolutionary adaptation of certain lizard species' reproductive modes could see multiple extinctions as the global temperature increases.
Adult female of the newly discovered woodlizard "Enyalioides altotambo" from the Chocoan rainforests of northwestern Ecuador. This specimen is 132 millimeters inches) in length, excluding the tail. (Luis A.
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
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.