Author 'Nicoledesplat' (Id 111651 ) : Teju The black and white or teju Giant Argentina, a beautiful lizard, the male sometimes reaches the size of 1m40 in adulthood. Regular color black with white spots and a white muzzle, this animal is fairly easy to maintain in captivity. It occurs in southern Brazil, Uruguay, and Argentina in the most eastern region of the missions, chacos, and to Buenos Aires and Pampa. They go out day and night spend their time in a hole or a cave that is unique to each individual. They say he is "company" fantastic, very docile and very simple. It is soilborne, burrowing its happy hours, but usually very visible. Omnivore, it eats everything, from vegetables and fruits, and large insects and rodents. Its adult size varies between 80 and 120cm, he has a life expectancy of 15. Photo Park Zoo Cheptainville.