Madagascar girdled lizard

Madagascar girdled lizard

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Zonosaurus madagascariensis

The Madagascar girdled lizard or Madagascar plated lizard is a species of lizard in the family Gerrhosauridae. It is found in Madagascar, some outlying islands and the Seychelles . This generally common lizard is found in a range of habitat types, including open and degraded humid forest at mid and low altitudes. It also occurs in plantations. On Cosmoledo, it occurs in open shrubland. This oviparous lizard grows to 30 cm total length.

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References

1. Madagascar girdled lizard Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Madagascar_girdled_lizard
2. Madagascar girdled lizard on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/61436/12484408

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