This gorgeous lizard, maybe Psammodromus algirus (Algerian Psammodromus), was sunning after a storm. It was about 6" long.
Tarifa , Spain
Out sunning. Its behavior was very similar to North American lacertids. It would make quick darting movements and then stop, lick the substrate and continue on.
The large psammodromus (Psammodromus algirus) is a species of lizard in the family Lacertidae.