Lizard Species

Six Legless Lizards

What is the difference between a legless lizard and a snake? Although at first glance they may look like a snake, legless lizards have anatomically distinct features that set them apart. The most common, and probably most notable, of these…

The Peach-Throat Monitor

The peach-throat monitor appears similar to other mangrove monitors, but are distinguished by a dark, patternless head, large round eyes, a pink tongue and a pronounced, dark longitudinal stripe through the eye.

Leopard Gecko Species

Is there only one kind of leopard gecko, or are there other geckos in their group that would make similar pets?

The Sand Lizard

The sand lizard is Britain’s rarest and most threatened lizard.