The sight of one of these green lizards was always an exciting treat. They were quite easily frightened and would frequently run right up a tree or bush to avoid a close approach. They are quite large animals - this one was perhaps a foot long. The bright green colouration of this one marks it as an adult. (All of the pictures in this gallery were taken in the garden of 'La Roque', near Ginasservis in Provence, southern France in 2004.)
Technical Information: Photographed with a Minolta Dimage Z1.|
Copyright Richard Burkmar 2004. Permission is hereby granted for anyone to use this image for non-commercial purposes which are of benefit to the natural environment. School pupils, students, teachers and educators are invited to use and reproduce the image freely. The photographer should be credited where practicable. Use for commercial purposes is prohibited unless permission is obtained from the copyright holder.|
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