Wall Lizard

Podarcis muralis

Description:
Wall Lizard
Facts:

This species has become established in a few sites in Southern England and appears to be stable. It can grow up to 8" in length and both sexes are usually green in colour.

It is at present only found in the south of England and there is evidence that non accidental introductions have taken place.

Introduced:

1932 (Farnham Surrey)
Origin:
Mainland Europe
Location:
Southern England
Status:
Stable breeding populations in small areas.
Problems:
Comments:
None known although may compete with native species