Biodiversity in the Haute-Provence UNESCO Global Geopark
The Ocelot Lizard (or Ocellated Lizard) or Jewelled Lizard
The Ocelot Lizard or also called the Jewelled Lizard is the largest lizard in Europe, characteristic of Mediterranean grasslands, it is now very rare and threatened.
Timon lepidus (Daudin, 1802) or Lacerta lepida Daudin, 1802
Photo by Roger Isoard