Gallery description : glass lizard

Glass Lizard is a reptile that usually inhabits sandy coastal regions. It has a scales skin type. The preferred food type is carnivore. Glass Lizard (ophisaurus) grows 60cm - 121cm (2ft - 4ft). The average weight is 300g - 600g (11oz - 21oz). These reptiles usually live 10 - 30 years. The top speed it can reach is 9.7km/h (6mph).

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Facts about glass lizards
NameGlass Lizard
Weight300g - 600g (11oz - 21oz)
PredatorsBirds, mammals, snakes
ClassReptilia
Top Speed9.7km/h (6mph)
Skin TypeScales
Main PreyInsects, snails, spiders
GenusOphisaurus
OrderSquamata
Scientific NameOphisaurus
Life Span10 - 30 years
PhylumChordata
TypeReptile
LifestyleSolitary
HabitatSandy coastal regions
Size (L)60cm - 121cm (2ft - 4ft)
ColourBlack, brown, tan, yellow, grey, green
FamilyAnguidae
Average Clutch Size6
DietCarnivore
KingdomAnimalia
Distinctive FeaturesForked tongue and detachable tail
Conservation StatusLeast concern
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