Bearded Dragon Lizard  The Bearded Dragon is one of the most common lizard pets, we feed her live crickets and worms.   Ours is named Lizzie, lol, very creative!

Types of Lizards

Bearded Dragon Lizard The Bearded Dragon is one of the most common lizard pets, we feed her live crickets and worms. Ours is named Lizzie, lol, very creative!

It is a large type of lizard from the desert

It is a large type of lizard from the desert

Old-Man Lizard aka Casque-Head Lizard aka Hernandez's Helmeted Basilisk (Corytophanes Hernadezi) - Belize - Source: Kristiina Hurme

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Old-Man Lizard aka Casque-Head Lizard aka Hernandez's Helmeted Basilisk (Corytophanes Hernadezi) - Belize -- Source: Kristiina Hurme

Basilisks are great runners. When in danger, these lizards start running upright on their back legs. They can even run fast enough to walk, or run really, on water. This has caused them to be referred to as the "Jesus Christ Lizard".

Types of Lizards

When in danger, these lizards start running upright on their back legs. They can even run fast enough to walk, or run really, on water. This has caused them to be referred to as the "Jesus Christ Lizard".

Tuatara - Source: Tad Arensmeier. The tuatara has virtually remained the same for over 140 million years. The tuatara is a reptile, but not in the lizard family, it is part of the family Rhynchocephalia (which translates to Beakheads) which appeared over 220 million years ago. All the Beakheads, besides the tuatara - 2 species, became extinct about 60 million years ago. They are very rare, nocturnal animals. Family: Sphenodontidae

Types of Lizards

Tuatara - Source: Tad Arensmeier. The tuatara has virtually remained the same for over 140 million years. The tuatara is a reptile, but not in the lizard family, it is part of the family Rhynchocephalia (which translates to Beakheads) which appeared over 220 million years ago. All the Beakheads, besides the tuatara - 2 species, became extinct about 60 million years ago. They are very rare, nocturnal animals. Family: Sphenodontidae

horned lizard

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Texas Horned Toad or "Horny Toad" used to thrive but is now an endangered species. Fire ants eat the big red ants that are the horny toad's primary food source.

agamids.  Note the small raptor utilizing a leaf as shade.

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Fire Skink * - Also Fernand's fire skink or True fire skink; a type of lizard native to tropical forests in Western Africa. These beautiful skinks are rather large, reaching up to 15 in (37 cm) in total length. Though shy and reclusive, they may grow to become tame in captivity. They are diurnal and love to burrow -

Native to tropical forests in Western Africa. These beautiful skinks are rather large, reaching up to 15 in cm) in total length. Though shy and reclusive, they may grow to become tame in captivity. They are diurnal and love to burrow.

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Giant Day Gecko, Guide to Lizard Selection, Care and Handling

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Types of Lizards

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