Hemidactylus persicus (image) Pensoft Publishers Caption This image shows Hemidactylus persicus. This lizard has been found in Qatar for the first time in 2013, and has been only seen in Halul island situated at 100 km from the mainland. Credit Aitor Valdeón Usage Restrictions CC-BY 4.0 Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.