Tiger keelback
(Rhabdophis tigrinus )
 

 
As it has a toxic poison, you should be very careful around this animal. It feeds on frogs, and will even eat the poisonous Japanese toad.

 
 

Japanese rat snake
(Elaphe climacophora )
 

 
Nonpoisonous, but immature snakes are often mistaken as pit vipers.
 
 

Japanese grass lizard
(Takydromus tachydromoides )
 

 
This lizard has non-glossy, roughly textured scales and a long tail, which reminds one of a miniaturized dinosaur.

 
 

Japanese lizard
(Plestiodon japonicus )
 

 
The immature lizard has a black and yellow line and a vivid blue tail.

 
 

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