Zoological Society of Florida http://wlrn.org en Meet The Tegu: An Intelligent And Athletic Invasive Threatening Florida's Wildlife http://wlrn.org/post/meet-tegu-intelligent-and-athletic-invasive-threatening-floridas-wildlife <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">As Mike Perez mingled with visitors at the recent <a href="http://wlrn.org/post/python-challenge-hunter-its-eerily-quiet-everglades" target="_blank">Python Challenge awards event</a>&nbsp;in Miami, his left arm supported the weight of a black-and-white lizard with a body as thick as a linebacker's bicep. Gazing through heavily hooded eyes, the lizard rarely moved, save for sticking out its forked tongue for an occasional sniff .&nbsp;</span></p> Mon, 25 Feb 2013 13:01:37 +0000 Tricia Woolfenden 9760 at http://wlrn.org Meet The Tegu: An Intelligent And Athletic Invasive Threatening Florida's Wildlife