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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 12.2 December 2000

The Wall Lizard in England

By - Andrew Quayle, Martin Noble

Britain has a small native reptile fauna. Of the various attempts to increase this over the years, only the Common Wall Lizard Podarcis muralis has become established as a breeding species, persisting for several decades. There is a handful of colonies from the South Coast as far north as Shropshire, most of which are known to be the result of introductions from Europe.

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"British Wildlife is the pulsating heart of the UK nature conservation movement."

Matthew Oates, National Trust

"The most important and informative publication on wildlife of our times"

Michael McCarthy, The Independent

"Packed with readable, thoughtful, up to date articles; written by ecologists and naturalists for ecologists and naturalists"

Nick Baker, Presenter and Naturalist