Lizards

Conservation through Education and Research

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Suborder: Sauria

 


Australian lizards fall into five families:

Australia has a large diversity of lizards widely distributed across the continent.

Vision, including color vision, is particularly well developed in lizards generally speaking and many communicate with body language or bright colors on their bodies.

 

Reference: 
A Complete Guide to Reptiles of Australia
 
by Steve Wilson & Gerry Swan