Kurt Hilberth first discovered the reptile when he was brushing his teeth.
The monitor lizard, called Frank Jr, is the nephew of the reptile which starred as Mr Kipling in the Disney Channel show, 'Jessie.'
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources is seeking to eradicate wild populations of Argentine black and white tegu it says has settled in Toombs and Tattnall counties.
Today, there are more than 10,000 species that have been added to the Reptile Database. These are some of the strangest.
The lizard has been named after a Vedic god that was swallowed whole by a dragon during a battle.
Scientist studied tiny, transparent fish to learn more about sleep.
"Completely unexpected" Triassic creature overthrows many ideas about life on Earth 200 million years ago.
The difference between the two incubation environments was just 3 degrees Celsius.
The dragon-like wood-lizards were discovered in the Andes in Ecuador and Northern Peru.