Reported Lizards of Phangan

Besides more than a dozen snake species we can also find a hand full of lizard species on the island.

A giant under the lizards with more than 3 m length is the Asian Water Monitor (Varanus Salvator).

adult Water Monitor

juvenile Water Monitor

The second biggest lizard of Phangan with usually not more than 1.5 m length is the by its anatomy kind of similar looking Clouded Monitor (Varanus nebulosus).

A very common species of the Agamids family.  –  The Oriental Garden Lizard
        (Calotes Versicolor)

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