Observations in the Order: Squamata

Common Name: Lizards

Showing all observations that have a likely ID using the The South African National Biodiversity Institute's southern African Species Dictionary

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Pofadder

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By: Beneke74
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: Wolfkloof/werf
Observed: 22nd February 2017
Added: 23rd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
Description:

Caught at night, released next day by river

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Female boomslang

Female boomslang
By: Charlie J Maimela
Location: Kwelera NBG
Observed: 15th February 2017
Added: 23rd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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mole snake

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Location: atlantic beach golf estate
Observed: 30th November 2016
Added: 23rd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
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Chameleon

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By: Suvarna Parbhoo
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Krantzkloof Nature Reserve
Observed: 11th December 2013
Added: 22nd February 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Lizard

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By: Suvarna Parbhoo
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Waroonga Farm, KZN Midlands
Observed: 29th January 2012
Added: 22nd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Black snake

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By: Suvarna Parbhoo
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: 30 Linhaven Road, Foresthaven, Phoenix, Durban
Observed: 28th February 2016
Added: 22nd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Gekko baby

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Location: Reynolds Street
Observed: 22nd February 2017
Added: 22nd February 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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pretty gecko

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By: AlexanderR
Western Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Sneuuberg neck, cederberg
Observed: 18th February 2017
Added: 21st February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Sand snake

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By: AlexanderR
Western Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Driehoek campsite
Observed: 19th February 2017
Added: 21st February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
Description:

under rock

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seps

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By: AlexanderR
Western Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Driehoek
Observed: 19th February 2017
Added: 21st February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Knysna Dwarf Chameleon

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By: Knysna Wildflowers
CREW (Southern Cape)Outramps
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Location: Diepwalle
Observed: 19th February 2017
Added: 20th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
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Sand lizard

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By: AlexanderR
Western Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Sneuuberg neck, cederberg
Observed: 18th February 2017
Added: 20th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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graceful crag

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By: AlexanderR
Western Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Sneuuberg summit, cederberg
Observed: 18th February 2017
Added: 20th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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striped cordylid

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By: AlexanderR
Western Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Sneuuberg neck, cederberg
Observed: 18th February 2017
Added: 20th February 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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sand akkedis

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By: AlexanderR
Western Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: cedarberg
Observed: 18th February 2017
Added: 20th February 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Southern Rock Agama

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By: Nadine ClarkeNadine Clarke’s reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Gondwana Game Reserve
Observed: 19th February 2017
Added: 19th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Snakelet

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South AfricaSeaKeys
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Location: 3 Marion Ave, Scottburgh
Observed: 17th February 2017
Added: 19th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
Description:

Tiny little fellow - 15cm hatchling. Huffed and puffed like a steam-kettle, but made no attempt to bite. Great to know they're breeding here!

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Lizard

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Location: Lions Head
Observed: 21st January 2017
Added: 18th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
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Reptile 6

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By: Johan Potgieter
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersIndigenous Bulb Association of South AfricaSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Unnamed Road, Ehlanzeni
Observed: 12th February 2017
Added: 17th February 2017
Identifications:3
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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Marble Leaftoe Gecko (Afrogecko porphyreus)

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By: Herman BertelerHerman Berteler’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesHerman Berteler’s reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Reynolds Street
Observed: 17th February 2017
Added: 17th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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cordylus

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By: AlexanderR
Western Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Constantia neck
Observed: 5th February 2017
Added: 17th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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agama

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By: AlexanderR
Western Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Mtizini golf course
Observed: 30th January 2017
Added: 17th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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gecko

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By: AlexanderR
Western Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Mtizini golf course
Observed: 29th January 2017
Added: 17th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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gecko

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By: AlexanderR
Western Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Mtizini, xaxaza
Observed: 30th January 2017
Added: 16th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Licorice on the rocks

water monitor tongue
By: Bushboy
BirdLife South AfricaSeaKeys
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Location: Mahlongwa River, Scottburgh
Observed: 11th February 2017
Added: 16th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
Description:

Huge old fellow - possibly the source of the 'crocodile in the river' myth among paddlers?

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House guest

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By: Wendy Wiles
CREW (Southern Cape)Outramps
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Location: Midbrak Conservancy, Mac's Mansion, Reebok, Western Cape
Observed: 14th February 2017
Added: 16th February 2017
Identifications:3
Agreements:1
Comments:1
Description:

If this is an ordinary alien house gecko, it's a first for my house! It's darker and spottier than the ones in KZN.

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Nowt t'dai Barry - I gotta 'eadache!

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By: Bushboy
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Location: CrocWorld Conservation Centre
Observed: 11th February 2017
Added: 15th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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green snake

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By: AlexanderR
Western Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Bonamazi trad. village
Observed: 27th January 2017
Added: 15th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

Found in ceiling of traditional hut, possibly attracted by bat smell-there were no bats in this hut...

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Chameleon

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By: Amanda Hayes
Location: Vrolijkheid Nature Reserve
Observed: 3rd January 2017
Added: 15th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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tree agama

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By: AlexanderR
Western Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Bonamazi main camp
Observed: 27th January 2017
Added: 14th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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