Earless lizard

New to Nature No 28: Heterodactylus septentrionalis

This new species of earless lizard appears to be restricted to colder climates. The genus Heterodactylus now includes a third species of elongate, short-limbed, earless lizards. H septentrionalis is the first new species of the genus discovered since 1862. One species occurs in the high-elevation Atlantic forests of southern Brazil, a second in a few(…)

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New to Nature No 28: Heterodactylus septentrionalis

This new species of earless lizard appears to be restricted to colder climates. The genus Heterodactylus now includes a third species of elongate, short-limbed, earless lizards. H septentrionalis is the first new species of the genus discovered since 1862. One species occurs in the high-elevation Atlantic forests of southern Brazil, a second in a few(…)

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