kingsnake.com - reptile and amphibian classifieds, breeders, forums, photos, videos and more
return to main index
follow us on facebook follow us on twitter follow us on YouTube link to us on LinkedIn
Click here for LLL Reptile & Supply  
click here for Rodent Pro
Live Reptiles, Cages, Feeders, More...
Online/Stores/Expos - LLLReptile.com
Locate a business by name: click to list your business
search the classifieds. buy an account
events by zip code list an event
Search the forums             Search in:
News & Events: Herp Photo of the Day: Snake . . . . . . . . . .  Herp Photo of the Day: Hognose . . . . . . . . . .  ReptiDay Gainesville - Sept. 30, 2017 . . . . . . . . . .  ReptiCon Baltimore - Sept. 30-Oct.01, 201 . . . . . . . . . .  Greater Cincinnati Herp Society Meeting - Oct. 04, 2017 . . . . . . . . . .  Central Illinois Herp Society Meeting - Oct. 05, 2017 . . . . . . . . . .  Calusa Herp Society Meeting - Oct. 05, 2017 . . . . . . . . . .  ReptiDay Fort Sarasota - Oct. 07, 2017 . . . . . . . . . .  ReptiCon Oklahoma City - Oct. 07-08, 2017 . . . . . . . . . .  Nebraska Herp Society Meeting - Oct. 07, 2017 . . . . . . . . . .  Jacksonville Herp Society Meeting - Oct. 07, 2017 . . . . . . . . . .  All Maryland Reptile Show - Oct. 07, 2017 . . . . . . . . . . 

Re: Is there such thing as a RAINBOW SWIFT?


[ Follow Ups ] [ Post Followup ] [ What Kind of Lizard Forum ]

Posted by Ingo on November 08, 2002 at 02:29:41:

In Reply to: Is there such thing as a RAINBOW SWIFT? posted by ceph on November 07, 2002 at 19:14:55:

The pic shows a male Sceloporus of the formosus group, most likely S. malachiticus, the emerald swift. These montane animals require a very special setup. Although surprisingly some specimens do well for years under non apt conditions, most die within 6 months if you do not follow there needs. These are: Bright lights (metal halides) ant daytime with high basking spot temps but low temps in other regions of the cage. Very good ventilation, very humid nights with a STRONG temp drop (below 60s).
Hope that helps

Ingo


Follow Ups:




[ Follow Ups ] [ What Kind of Lizard Forum ]