Lizards in Kansas

While there are only a few lizard species in Kansas, there is a lot of diversity. Lizards spotted in the state include skinks, wall lizards, horned lizards, geckoes, and collared lizards.

Lizards of Kansas

Collared Lizards

  • Eastern Collared Lizard

Glass Lizards

  • Slender Glass Lizard


  • Mediterranean Gecko

Horned Lizards

  • Texas Horned Lizard

Lesser Earless Lizards

  • Lesser Earless Lizard


  • Broad-headed Skink
  • Coal Skink
  • Common Five-lined Skink
  • Great Plains Skink
  • Little Brown Skink
  • Northern Prairie Skink
  • Skin-colored Black-dotted Skink
  • Southern Prairie Skink

Spiny Lizards

  • Prairie Lizard

Wall Lizards

  • Italian Wall Lizard
  • Western Green Lizard

Whiptail Lizards

  • Six-lined Racerunner