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Lizards of South Carolina and Georgia


 

Family Polychridae (Anoles)

Green Anole (Anolis carolinensis)
Brown Anole (Anolis sagrei) - Introduced

Family Phrynosomatidae (Spiny and Horned Lizards)

Eastern Fence Lizard (Sceloporus undulatus)
Texas Horned Lizard (Phrynosoma cornutum) - Introduced

Family Teiidae (Racerunners)

Six-Lined Racerunner (Cnemidophorus [Aspidoscelis] sexlineatus)

Family Scincidae (Skinks)

Coal Skink (Eumeces [Plestiodon] anthracinus)
Five-Lined Skink (Eumeces [Plestiodon] fasciatus)
Southeastern Five-Lined Skink (Eumeces [Plestiodon] inexpectatus)
Broadhead Skink (Eumeces [Plestiodon] laticeps)
Mole Skink (Eumeces [Plestiodon] egregius)
Ground Skink (Scincella lateralis)

Family Gekkonidae (Geckos)

Mediterranean Gecko (Hemidactylus turcicus) - Introduced
Indo-Pacific Gecko (Hemidactylus garnotii) - Introduced

Family Anguidae (Legless and Alligator Lizards)

Eastern Glass Lizard (Ophisaurus ventralis)
Slender Glass Lizard (Ophisaurus attenuatus)
Mimic Glass Lizard (Ophisaurus mimicus)
Island Glass Lizard (Ophisaurus compressus)