Taxon profile


Sand Lizards
Meroles Gray, 1838

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  order Squamata - lizards and snakes »  family Lacertidae - lizards »  subfamily Lacertinae

Other names

= Desert Lizards

Included taxa

Number of records: 8

species Meroles anchietae (Bocage, 1867) - Anchieta’s Dune Lizard

Meroles anchietae

species Meroles ctenodactylus (Smith, 1838) - Smith's Desert Lizard
species Meroles cuneirostris Strauch, 1867 - Wedge-snouted Sand Lizard

Meroles cuneirostris

species Meroles knoxii (Milne-Edwards, 1829) - Knox's Desert Lizard
species Meroles micropholidotus Mertens, 1938 - Small-scaled Desert Lizard

Meroles micropholidotus

species Meroles reticulatus (Bocage, 1867) - Reticulate Sand Lizard
species Meroles squamulosus (Peters, 1854) - Savanna Lizard
species Meroles suborbitalis (Peters, 1869) - Spotted Sand Lizard

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