About this object

Small lizard, tail about twice body length. Males green with small black spots with belly heavily spotted with black and blue throat. Females more variable, usually brownish but may have green on the back, back and sides often marked with large black spots which may be arranged in three bands. Length up to 12 cm.

Object specifics

  • Accession no.
    60.213
  • Scientific name
    Lacerta schreiberi Bedriaga, 1878
  • Classification
    REPTILIA SAURIA LACERTIDAE
  • Common name
    Iberian Emerald Lizard
  • Collector
    unrecorded
  • Date collected
    unrecorded
  • Place collected
    unrecorded
  • Measurements
    unrecorded
  • Credit line
    Purchased from the Liverpool Aquarium Company, 1960
  • Red Book Data status
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Other number(s)
    previous number: 1960.213
Object view = Natural Science
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