A quick trip to Israel

This last week was the “10th Symposium on the Lacertids of the Mediterranean Basin and 2nd Symposium on Mediterranean Lizards.” I know… a mouthful. There was just about more conference title than participants. All told, about 50 people similarly excited about lizards living in Mediterranean habitats descended on Tel Aviv and shared their work. The … More A quick trip to Israel

Reporting on the Reptiles of Redonda

This post is reposted from http://www.anoleannals.com and so might be a little familiar in its start to readers here. I’m back from Redonda and the expedition was a great success! I’m happy to report there were many Anolis nubilus boulder-hopping out of the way of the black rats and even blacker ground lizards on the island. In many ways the … More Reporting on the Reptiles of Redonda


My first gecko in the hand! Found by Kayla crawling on the wall in the library. After a brief chase behind a filing cabinet I managed to catch him and take a couple of pictures. It’s nice to finally catch, hold and admire a reptile here! I’ve seen exactly two other lizards but have yet … More Herpetofauna!