Danford's lizard

Danford's lizard

Danford's lizard

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Anatololacerta danfordi

Danford's lizard (Anatololacerta danfordi) is a species of lizard in the family Lacertidae. The species is native to Greece and Turkey. There are no subspecies that are recognized as being valid.

Animal name origin

The specific name, danfordi, is in honor of zoologist Charles G. Danford (1843–1928).

Distribution

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The preferred natural habitat of A. danfordi is rocky areas in forest and shrubland, at altitudes from sea level to 2,100 m (6,900 ft).

Habits and Lifestyle

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Mating Habits

A. danfordi is oviparous. An adult female may lay a clutch of 3–8 eggs.

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References

1. Danford's lizard Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danford's_lizard
2. Danford's lizard on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/164744/86443842

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