• Photo taken Locality: Greece, Crete, Chania, Akrotiri peninsula
  • Photo taken by:
    Trichas, A.
  • Photo taken date:
    March 2013
Cretan wall lizard
Scaled Reptiles

Photo of the Cretan wall lizard, Podarcis cretensis, which is endemic to the island of Crete, Greece. Populations can vary quite extensively in size and colouration. They live in areas with shrubs and bushes, though they prefer rocks and stone walls.