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  • Scientific Names
    • Zootoca vivipara
    • Lacerta herseyi
    • Lacerta vivipara
    • Lacerta vivipara carniolica
    • Zootica vivpara
    • Zootoca vivipara nigra
  • English
    • Common lizard
    • Viviparous Lizard
    • European common lizard
  • Spanish
    • Lagartija de Turbera
  • German
    • Waldeidechse

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Recent observations

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Observer

kerejoo

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

What

Viviparous Lizard Zootoca vivipara

Observer

fomichev

Date

May 9, 2013

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Viviparous Lizard Zootoca vivipara

Observer

fomichev

Date

August 29, 2009

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No photos or sounds

Observer

torwart

Date

August 26, 2012

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Viviparous Lizard Zootoca vivipara

Observer

liammv

Date

September 23, 2012 12:44 PM WEST

Description

Identified as male due to yellow colouration of ventral surface. Posterior section of tail noticeably darker and unpigmented. Indicative of previous act of autotomy.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Viviparous Lizard (Zootoca vivipara) Zootoca vivipara

Observer

micha_el

Date

September 16, 2012 02:06 PM WEST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Viviparous Lizard Zootoca vivipara

Observer

hcuohc

Date

July 4, 2012

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What

Viviparous Lizard Zootoca vivipara

Observer

joerghempel

Date

May 12, 2012 03:23 PM CEST

Description

Common lizard (Zootoca vivipara), pregnant female

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What

Viviparous Lizard Zootoca vivipara

Observer

erikpaterson

Date

June 24, 2012

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What

Viviparous Lizard Zootoca vivipara

Observer

bjsmit

Date

May 26, 2012

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What

Viviparous Lizard Zootoca vivipara

Observer

erikpaterson

Date

April 17, 2011

Description

Female basking at the edge of the board walk over Langlands Moss LNR

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Viviparous Lizard Zootoca vivipara

Observer

erikpaterson

Date

August 16, 2010

Description

Juvenile lizard basking on board walk of Langlands Moss LNR

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Description from Wikipedia

The viviparous lizard or common lizard, Zootoca vivipara (formerly Lacerta vivipara), is a Eurasian lizard. It lives farther north than any other reptile species, and most populations are viviparous (giving birth to live young), rather than laying eggs as most other lizards do. It is the only species in the monotypic genus Zootoca.

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Conservation Summary

    Source: IUCN 2010. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.4. http://www.iucnredlist.org/technical-documents/spatial-data. Downloaded March 2011.