Spiny-footed Lizard

Acanthodactylus erythrurus

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The Red-tailed Spiny-footed Lizard (Acanthodactylus erythrurus, or the "Spanish acanthodactylus"), is considered to be the fastest member of the huge Lacertidae family. The lizard's name refers to the spines that are arranged like a comb on its hind legs.

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  1. (c) Ferran Turmo Gort, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), http://www.flickr.com/photos/9016747@N03/4760213910
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acanthodactylus_erythrurus

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