Ornate Uromastyx originate from Egypt and Israel, they are by far one of the most colourful Uromastyx species with males in particular showing vibrant red and yellows when adult. They are vegitarian by nature and require very high temperatures to thrive. Low ambient humidity is also required to prevent skin and respiratory problems. They are a hardy species that are full of character and inquisative, they make a great alternative choice for a first pet lizard.
|LATIN NAME||Uromastyx ornata|
|ADULT SIZE||12in (30cm)|
|DIET||Leafy greens, Seeds|
|TEMPERATURE REQUIREMENTS||30-36C with a basking site 45C+|
|ADULT ENCLOSURE SIZE||48in x 18in x 18in (120cm x 45cm x 45cm)|