As you explore your chosen Maldivian island on foot, you can’t help but notice the sounds of rustling in trees, bushes and fallen leaves - that would be the lizards! Common to the Maldives (and pictured) is the oriental garden lizard, also known as Calotes Versicolor. Fun Fact: the oriental garden lizard has the ability to change its colour like a Chameleon. The male colour-changing lizard turns itself bright red and yellow during mating season
Look Out for Colour-Changing Lizards - The Maldives, The Maldives

Look Out for Colour-Changing Lizards

   Copyright © Go To Travel Guides As you explore your chosen Maldivian island on foot, you can’t help but notice the sounds of rustling in trees, bushes and fallen leaves - that would be the lizards! Common to the Maldives (and pictured) is the oriental garden lizard, also known as Calotes Versicolor. Fun Fact: the oriental garden lizard has the ability to change its colour like a Chameleon. The male colour-changing lizard turns itself bright red and yellow during mating season

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