Dwarf 'dragons' discovered in Ecuadorian and Peruvian cloud forests

April 8, 2015 2:41 PM

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Just in time for the premier of the next TV season of Game of Thrones, scientists have discovered a new species of dragonlike creatures in the Andean cloud forests of Ecuador and Peru.

No, these scaly creatures don't breath fire nor will they lead an army across the Narrow Sea to conquer Westeros, but these dwarf dragons do represent progress in the discovery of previously unknown lizards in this hotbed of biodiversity.

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