Can this lizard WALK ON WA­TER?

Animal Scene - - SCALY SPECIAL -

They have dis­tinct, mot­tled green­ish-gray scales cov­er­ing the body and large flat­tened toes that aid in swim­ming. Lighter ju­ve­niles can even run across the sur­face of wa­ter, push­ing down against its sur­face ten­sion as if they’re ca­pa­ble of walk­ing on wa­ter.

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