Armadillo girdled lizard


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The armadillo girdled lizard (Ouroborus cataphractus, syn. Cordylus cataphractus), also known as the armadillo lizard, golden armadillo lizard or armadillo spiny-tailed lizard, is a girdled lizard endemic to desert areas along the western coast ofSouth Africa. In 2011, it was moved to its own genus based on molecular phylogeny, but formerly it was included inCordylus. source

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