The sand lizard and the common lizard

The sand lizard and the common lizard

There are two types of lizard in Denmark: the sand lizard and the common lizard.

The common lizard is a diminutive reptile which can grow up to 18 cm in length.

It is particularly fond of hiding under piles of dry brushwood and scrub.

The sand lizard and the common lizard

The sand lizard is stronger built with a more rounded snout and a length up to 23 cm.

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