Soutpansberg flat lizard
|Soutpansberg flat lizard|
|In the Soutpansberg, Limpopo, South Africa|
The females and juveniles of this Platysaurus are brown on their backs and yellow on their tails. Adult males, however, are green-yellow on their bodies and blue on their neck and belly. There is a collar.
This is a quick and alert lizard, living on sandstone outcrops.
The Soutpansberg flat lizard is a near-threatened species.