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Italian Wall Lizard

Podarcis sicula


There were many of these lizards there, basking in the sun to warm up. They seemed to stay out of the house; however, one day my mom found one in her tub and started screaming, and apparently I was the only one who was not scared of lizards there ;) It was pretty hard to catch it on the slippery surface, and after a few minutes I had a lizard without its tail in my hand. When I freed it outside and came back for the tail it was still moving :)

1 Species ID Suggestions

LarsKorb 10 years ago
Ruin Lizard
Podarcis sicula Italian wall lizard

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LarsKorb 10 years ago

You're welcome - though you've been on the right track anyway

hayde 10 years ago

Thanks for help Lars!

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Tavarnelle Val di Pesa, Toscana, Italy

Spotted on Sep 30, 2010
Submitted on Sep 17, 2011

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