Jeweled Lacerta
American Black Bear


In the wild, jeweled lacertas can be found in southwestern Europe. They have a green body with bright-blue spots along their sides.

Fun Facts

Largest lizard in the Lacertidae family. The typical lifespan of the jeweled lacerta is 12-20 years.

Conservation Status

Near Threatened

Annual Cost of Care

The cost to care for this animal per year is $100.

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