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Wildlife: What is this beautiful creature?

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Windsor, CA
(Zone 9b)

April 27, 2012
8:22 PM

Post #9100713

I was taking photos of plants in my garden and turned around and here was this creature. It did not move while I took photos. I have never seen it before in my garden. It must be a foot long. Hopefully it will remain in my garden and eat little pesty bugs. Is it a rather big lizard? Thanks for any responses. Xuling

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Cherry Grove, OH
(Zone 6b)

May 3, 2012
7:22 AM

Post #9108363

An Alligator Lizard I believe, not sure which type.
Windsor, CA
(Zone 9b)

May 3, 2012
7:09 PM

Post #9109406

Thanks SteveOh for the info. I will investigate. How odd it is that such a large lizard just appeared in my yard that afternoon. And I have not seen it since. Xuling


Winter Springs, FL
(Zone 9b)

May 5, 2012
2:23 PM

Post #9111683

Wow pretty neat thing to find in the garden, we have anoles and skinks, but never seen one like that.


mid central, FL
(Zone 9a)

May 16, 2012
7:17 PM

Post #9126662

Windsor, CA
(Zone 9b)

May 17, 2012
5:05 PM

Post #9127675

It was a beautiful creature and unfortunately I have not seen it since. Xuling


mid central, FL
(Zone 9a)

May 17, 2012
5:10 PM

Post #9127680

well, it's cool just knowing it is out there somewhere. it really does look like an alligator!

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Windsor, CA
(Zone 9b)

May 18, 2012
4:55 PM

Post #9128915

wouldn't that be something if it was!! x
Bloomingdale, NJ
(Zone 6a)

May 20, 2012
6:57 PM

Post #9131164

really cool little creature!

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