Project Noah

Project Noah is a tool to explore and document wildlife and a platform to harness the power of citizen scientists everywhere.

Join Project Noah Today

Amazon Thornytail

Uracentron flaviceps


A short stocky lizard of about 8 inches. Dark black with yellow dots and a blue-green tint on the bottom of its head.


Found among leaf litter in the Amazon rainforest of SE Ecuador.

No species ID suggestions

Morona Santiago, Ecuador

Lat: -2.15, Long: -77.69

Spotted on Oct 18, 2011
Submitted on Jan 27, 2019

Related spottings

Green Thornytail Iguana Amazon Thornytail Shovel Tail Lizard Amazon Thornytail Iguana

Nearby spottings

Bullet Ant Gray Petaltail Rat-faced Hopper Baby Tarantulas??