Kingdom : Animalia
                    Class : Reptilia
                 Family : Lacertidae
  Scientific Name : Lacertilia

                      Size : 1 - 250cm (0.4 - 98in)
                 Weight : 0.01 - 300kg 
                                       (0.02 - 661lbs)
           Top Speed : 24km/h (15mph)
            Life Span : 1 - 30 years

                Colour : Tan, Brown, Yellow, 
                                        Green, Black
           Skin Type : Scales
Special Features : Long thin body and 
                               detachable coloured tail
  1. Lizards are reptiles with scaly skins found in the warmer climates around the world.
  2. There are around 5000 species of lizard in the world.
  3. The size of the lizard may vary from a few centimeters to a few meters according to the species.
  4. They are known to escape from danger very quickly, either by climbing or by sprinting.
  5. Lizards are reptiles which makes them cold-blooded creatures.
  6. They are quite active and mostly hunt at nights.
  7. Their eyesight is extremely tuned with some of the species having acute color vision.
  8. They communicate through body language by using specific postures.
  9. Most of the species are harmless to humans except the Komodo Dragons.
  10. Komodo Dragons are the largest and most aggressive species of lizards known to attack humans.
  11. Some of the lizard species are known to have a venomous bite.
  12. Interestingly, some species of lizards are capable of shedding their tails, when in danger.
  13. Lizards reproduce by laying eggs and the baby lizards hatch out of the eggs.
  14. The slow worms, a lizard species incubate the eggs inside their bodies until they hatch.

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