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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skink

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By: AlexanderR
Western Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Stellenbosch mountain
Observed: 25th April 2015
Added: 27th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Description:

Under rock near stream, survived fire in February

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Hanging on to life

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By: Ricky Taylor
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: St Lucia Town
Observed: 5th May 2004
Added: 26th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Chameleon has tail firmly coiled around a stalk as it is being swallowed. Interesting how the colour is black and white - no green

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Death in the grass

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By: Ricky Taylor
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: St Lucia Town
Observed: 5th May 2004
Added: 26th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:1
Description:

Vine snake killing and swallowing a chameleon

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Lizard at the Point

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Cape Point, Cape Point Nature Reserve
Observed: 19th April 2015
Added: 26th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Western rock skink, Westelike rots gladde akkedis

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Location: Unnamed Road, Naukluft Mountain Zebra Park
Observed: 2nd April 2015
Added: 26th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Rough thick-toed gecko, Skurwe diktoongeitjie

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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed: 30th March 2015
Added: 26th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Weber's thick-toed gecko, Weber se diktoongeitjie

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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed: 30th March 2015
Added: 26th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Variegated skink, Bont gladde akkedis

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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed: 5th April 2015
Added: 26th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Variegated skink, Bont gladde akkedis

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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed: 5th April 2015
Added: 26th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Ground agama, Grondkoggelmander

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By: Alex DreyerAlex Dreyer’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesAlex Dreyer’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesAlex Dreyer’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesAlex Dreyer’s reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed: 5th April 2015
Added: 26th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Variegated skink, Bont Gladde Akkedis

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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed: 4th April 2015
Added: 26th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Plain sand lizard, Gewone sandakkedis

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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed: 3rd April 2015
Added: 26th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Agama atra (Southern Rock Agama)

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By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Fynbos Reserve, Robberg Corridor
Observed: 23rd May 2014
Added: 26th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Legless lizard

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By: Ricky Taylor
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: St Lucia Town
Observed: 1st May 2004
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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Description:

About 30 cm long

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Lizard (Aberdeen)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSouth African National Parks
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Location: N9 Aberdeen
Observed: 22nd April 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Garden gecko

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Location: Gaborone North
Observed: 1st April 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:4
Comments:4
Description:

baby gecko investigating a cement pipe flower box in the garden, its tail was noticeably red

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Spotted Gecko

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Location: Littlewood Garden, Knysna, Western Cape, South Africa
Observed: 12th March 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:2
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Horned adder, Horingadder

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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed: 3rd April 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:8
Comments:0
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Variegated skink, Bont gladde akkedis

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Location: Unnamed Road, Naukluft Mountain Zebra Park
Observed: 2nd April 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Variegated skink, Bont gladde akkedis

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Location: Unnamed Road, Naukluft Mountain Zebra Park
Observed: 2nd April 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Weber's thick-toed gecko, Weber se diktoongeitjie

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Location: D854, Hardap
Observed: 31st March 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Kalahari tree skink, Kalahari boom gladde-akkedis

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Location: D826, Sesriem
Observed: 31st March 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Horned adder, Horingadder

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Location: Sesriem canyon, Namibia
Observed: 31st March 2015
Added: 24th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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Wedge-snouted desert lizard, Wigneus woestynakkedis

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Location: Sossusvlei, Namibia
Observed: 31st March 2015
Added: 24th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Spotted desert lizard, Gespikkelde woestyn akkedis

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Location: Unnamed Road, Namib-Naukluft National Park
Observed: 31st March 2015
Added: 24th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Wedge-snouted desert lizard, Wigneus woestynakkedis

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Location: Dune 45, near Sossusvlei
Observed: 31st March 2015
Added: 24th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Wedge-snouted desert lizard, Wigneus woestynakkedis

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Location: Dune 45, near Sossusvlei
Observed: 31st March 2015
Added: 24th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Kalahari tree skink, Kalahari boom gladde-akkedis

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Location: Dune 45, near Sossusvlei
Observed: 31st March 2015
Added: 24th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Namaqua sand lizard, Namakwa sandakkedis

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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed: 28th March 2015
Added: 24th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Kalahari tree skink, Kalahari boom gladde-akkedis

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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed: 28th March 2015
Added: 24th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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