Northern Italian Wall Lizard

Just an inch away from becoming Ouroborus?
Podarcis siculus ssp. campestris.
A couple of inches away from being an adult.

3 Responses to “Northern Italian Wall Lizard”


  1. 1 ewakozyra October 3, 2021 at 12:59 pm

    They seem to be quite well fed, don’t they?!

  2. 2 Paul Lamb October 4, 2021 at 5:50 am

    Is this a native species? Also, thanks for the Ouroboros reference!

    • 3 mthew October 4, 2021 at 9:31 am

      No, introduced via the pet trade. Origin story seems to be an escape on Long Island. They’ve then spread gravelly railroad tracks.


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