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Changeable Lizard Calotes versicolor








Interesting Facts: Established in Singapore during the 1980s from northern Malaysia or Thailand, however, its existence certainly bring down the population of our beautiful native green-crested lizard. A shocking example of how an introduced species has effectively upset the ecosystem, inevitably threaten the Green-Crested Lizard into extinction in Singapore.

Size: 37cm

Diet: Insects and small vertebrates (geckos)

Activity: Diurnal

Habitat: Urban and agricultural areas. Usually one on each tree.