Six-lined Race Runner Top Speed

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TOP SPEED

18 mph

29 km/h

Six-lined race runner are the fastest lizard common throughout Georgia and South Carolina. They are the only lizards with six light yellow or white stripes on its back . Racerunners are also terrestrial creatures, sticking to the ground rather than climbing trees like many other lizards do .

Photo Credit: floridamuseum.ufl.edu