Aurelio's rock lizard

The Aurelio's rock lizard is classified as Endangered (EN), considered to be facing a very high risk of extinction in the wild.

Aurelio's Rock Lizard (Iberolacerta aurelioi) is a species of lizard in the Lacertidae family. It is found in Andorra, France, and Spain. Its natural habitats are temperate grassland, rocky areas, and pastureland. It is threatened by habitat loss. More

Aurelio's Rock Lizard (English) - Aurelioberghagedis (Nederlands - Dutch) - Aurelioi Gebirgseidechse (Deutsch - German) - Aurelios bergs More

the Aurelio's rock lizard, rock ptarmigan, mountain goat and stoat. You can also glimpse the wheateater, water pipit and citril finch, and at the summit spot large birds of prey such as the common vulture, bearded vulture, etc. More

Images Aurelio's rock lizard feeding on wasp This small lizard, from the harsh, rocky environment of the Pyrenees, has grey-brown skin on its back, generally patterned with rows of dark spots. More

Aurelio's rock lizard feeding on wasp Aurelio's rock lizard feeding on waspPrint factsheet Facts - Also known as: Lacerta aurelioi, Aurelio's Rock Lizard Kingdom Animalia More

Vicdessos and decided to make a try on the Aurelio's Rock Lizard up at the border towards Spain and Andorra. We hoped for the clouds to open up when we got to higher altitudes but we just got into wet fog. From the dam we continued on foot for around two hours. More

Aurelio's Rock Lizard RC-3585 Please link to this site. Austen's Brown Hornbill RC-9685 Please link to this site. Austin's Shadowdamsel RC-2405 Please link to this site. Australasian Bittern RC-2055 Please link to this site. Australian Ant RC-3544 Please link to this site. More

The Aurelio's Rock lizard was first described by Arribas in 1994, the scientific name of this species is Iberolacerta aurelioi. Iberolacerta from Latin meaning 'Iberia' and 'lizard'. Aurelioi - Oscar Arribas dedicated this species to his father Aurelio Arribas. More

Aurelio's Rock Lizard (Iberolacerta aurelioi) feeding on a wasp - note the small temporal scales and a little bit of the yellow belly colouring, just in front of the hind leg 26 July More

Common names

Aurelio's rock lizard in English - English

Order : Squamata
Family : Lacertidae
Genus : Iberolacerta
Species : Iberolacerta aurelioi
Authority : ARRIBAS 1994