Lacerta, “The Lizard” was a creation of Polish astronomer Johannes Hevelius. It first appeared on his 1690 star atlas Firmamentum Sobiescianum. Lacerta is one of seven constellations he created that are still in use today.
Lacerta Constellation Points of Interest
Interesting stars and objects.
Bright Stars in Lacerta
There are no stars in Lacerta with a magnitude of 3.0 or brighter.