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An Eastern slender glass lizard (Ophisaurus attenuatus longicaudus) at the Auburn University Natural History Museum.

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An Eastern slender glass lizard (Ophisaurus attenuatus longicaudus) at the Auburn University Natural History Museum.

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A New Caledonia giant gecko (Rhacodactylus leachianus) at Reptile Gardens.

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A New Caledonia giant gecko (Rhacodactylus leachianus) at Reptile Gardens.

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A New Caledonia giant gecko (Rhacodactylus leachianus) at Reptile Gardens.

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A New Caledonia giant gecko (Rhacodactylus leachianus) at Reptile Gardens.

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A New Caledonia giant gecko (Rhacodactylus leachianus) at Reptile Gardens.

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A panther chameleon (Furcifer pardalis) at the Lincoln Children’s Zoo.

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Three female leopard geckos (Eublepharis macularius) at the Sunset Zoo in Manhattan, Kansas.

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Thorny devil (Moloch horridus) from the Melbourne Museum.

This species has a ‘fake head’ growing from its shoulders. This is to fool predators–the ‘fake head’ will pop off, allowing the lizard to get away. It’ll never grow back, but at least it gives the reptile a second chance at life.

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Thorny devil (Moloch horridus) from the Melbourne Museum.

This species has a ‘fake head’ growing from its shoulders. This is to fool predators–the ‘fake head’ will pop off, allowing the lizard to get away. It’ll never grow back, but at least it gives the reptile a second chance at life.

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Rough-tailed bowfoot gecko (Cyrtopodion scabrum) from a private collection.

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A juvenile Canyon spotted whiptail (Aspidoscelis burti) from a private collection.

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A juvenile Canyon spotted whiptail (Aspidoscelis burti) from a private collection.

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Bezy’s night lizard (Xantusia bezyi) from a private collection.

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Bezy’s night lizard (Xantusia bezyi) from a private collection.

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Arizona night lizard (Xantusia arizonae) from a private collection.

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Arizona night lizard (Xantusia arizonae) from a private collection.

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Mountain skink (Plestiodon callicephalus) from a private collection.

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Mountain skink (Plestiodon callicephalus) from a private collection.

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Many-lined skink (Plestiodon multivirgatus) from a private collection.

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Many-lined skink (Plestiodon multivirgatus) from a private collection.

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A vulnerable Egyptian Spiny-tailed Lizard (Uromastyx aegyptia)

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Madagascar giant day gecko (Phelsuma gradis) at the Sedgwick County Zoo in Wichita, Kansas.

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Madagascar giant day gecko (Phelsuma gradis) at the Sedgwick County Zoo in Wichita, Kansas.

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Mixtecan alligator lizard (Abronia mixteca) at the San Antonio Zoo. This species is listed as vulnerable.

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Bromeliad alligator lizard (Abronia taeniata) at the San Antonio Zoo. This species is listed as vulnerable.

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Oaxacan alligator lizard (Abronia oaxacae) at the San Antonio Zoo. This species is listed as vulnerable.

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Bromeliad alligator lizard (Abronia taeniata) at the San Antonio Zoo. This species is listed as vulnerable.

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Oaxacan alligator lizard (Abronia oaxacae) at the San Antonio Zoo. This species is listed as vulnerable.

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An endangered rock lizard (Xenosaurus platyceps) at the San Antonio Zoo.

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An endangered rock lizard (Xenosaurus platyceps) at the San Antonio Zoo.

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A juvenile knob-scaled lizard (Xenosaurus grandis grandis) at the San Antonio Zoo. This species is listed as vulnerable.

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A juvenile knob-scaled lizard (Xenosaurus grandis grandis) at the San Antonio Zoo. This species is listed as vulnerable.

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A knob-scaled lizard (Xenosaurus grandis grandis) and juvenile at the San Antonio Zoo.

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Northern Mexican Alligator lizard (Barisia imbricata) at the San Antonio Zoo.

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