Ceratophora Karu is an endemic species in Sri Lanka. The smallest agamid lizard in Sri Lanka.Very tiny lizard with a rostral appendage on the snout. The Male is smaller than the female and dark-colored. Male is Dark Brown in color. The Female is yellowish-brown in color. Found in leaf litter and between Roots. Terrestrial and diurnal species.
Distribution: Restricted to Morning Side and Gongala ( Sinharaja Rain Forest)
Reproduction: C. karu is oviparous. About 2 eggs are produced at a time, measuring 8.6 mm x 5.0 mm.Pethiyagoda R. K. Manamendra-Arachchi. A revision of the endemic Sri Lankan agamid lizard genus Ceratophora Gray 1835 with description of two new species