Are Alligators Lizards? - Neeness
Alligators and crocodiles are part of a different group of reptiles, known as Archosaurs. Answer has 13 votes. Some technical differences between true lizards (Order Squamata) and alligators and crocodiles (Order Crocodilia) is that the true lizards have bony eye rings; no secondary palates (except a few skink species); and overlapping scales.