He is a Yellow Throated/Yellow-Lined Plated Lizard, no less than 2 years of age. I have owned him for two years, and so far he has been quite healthy. He is 18 inches from snout to tip, although more than half of that is his tail.
You cannot see from this picture (It will be clearer in the...
ok so this last week ive noticed my male plated lizard trying to mate with my female..
hes biting an trying to hold onto her side anget his end away but she always either runs off or reacts to him trying sometimes frantic burrowing to get away from him although he still keeps trying...
so ive done abit of research into plated lizards sub species.
i have what i believe to be a sudan plated lizard (Gerrhosaurus major)
and a giant plated lizard (gerrhosaurus valdis), i was told both are giant plated lizards.
although a lot of searches resulted in nothing ive come to see there...
Hey! So after getting my first reptile ( a leopard gecko called treecko i hope someone gets the reference :2thumb: ) ive decided id like to get another reptile.Unfortunately snakes arnt an option as my parents dont like them and im looking for something a lil bigger and more active than a...
ok so i have 2 sudan plated lizards (Godzilla the female, Reptar the male) in a 4ft by 2ft vivarium.
i have a heat lamp which can reach about 110f and a uv lamp which spans the entire length of the viv.
i would really love a Bearded Dragon and would only be able to put him with the platies.
Done a few quick searches and haven't found much but im looking into getting a plated lizard or two. yet they seem fairly uncommon in the reptile world unlike beardies and leos! Is anyone known to be breeding these in the UK? preferably somewhere near the NW, and is there an up to date care...
Well after being on the search for a more unusual Lizard to keep I came across these beauties in my Local reptile shop. A nice trio of Plated Lizards (1m/2f)
Excuse the poor quality photos and not so impressive quarantine set up.
They were sold to me as a Coastal variant, but after searching...
I have 2 leopard geckos.
Both are in excellent health and are feeding and shedding as normal.
The female is around 3 years old.
The male is around 2 years old.
I would like to swap for 1 Bearded Dragon and 1 Black Lined Plated Lizard if possible OR sell for £60 for both of...
I currently have 2 leopard geckos (1 male and 1 female) which are housed separately in a Vivexotic LX48 each!
I think the vivs are too big for them and I am considering re-homing them into smaller ones.
I want to use one of the Vivs to house a planned purchase of a Black Lined Plated...
I am currently doing my dissertation for my Animal Science Degree, my topic is Plated lizards and their enclosures. It would be really helpful if anyone can answer my questionnaire. :2thumb::2thumb:
What is your reason for having lizards?
(Education, Pets or Establishment)
I have 2 plated lizards (male and female) living in a 4x2 vivarium. I have read that they fare better in 1.2+ groups, and when they are larger they will be moved into a 5x2x2 or a 4x4x2 LWH. They are brown-beige lizards, and one has bright blue and orange neck coloration.
My local reptile store...
I have these for sale:
1 male leopard gecko £30
1 female leopard gecko £40
1female plated lizard with 4ftx2.5ft tank with heat and uv bulb £150
If you want any picture of the lizards and tank for the plated lizard please pm your email and I will happily send you some photos :)
I've got my two enormous plated lizards (very, very sadly) up for rehome.
We bought these two guys from a pet shop where they were kept in with two others and an ancient wrinkled war-vet beardie (who we also took) and had lost the very tips of a couple of toes here and there but they were...
Hi I have for sale a male Sudan plated lizard around three years old he is very healthy eating pooing and shedding as he should. I'm asking for £35 or I am willing to swap just let me know what you have. He doesn't come with a viv.
Although principally a birding trip in October 2012 I did manage to photograph these reptiles.
They are in my album - Reptis from Namibia, Botswana and Zambia
There is one which I am unable to identify :bash: - "Dunno Skink Chobe" which was photographed in the leaf-litter on a wooded island...