And skittermander legs would be a bit like buffalo wings, a bit of a fun treat but not much in terms of food really.
But don't worry, as long as there is Krollan, Sobek won't have to eat any intelligent races. Won't have to, doesn't mean never will tho, so better be nice, both ways.
As for lizards, one could take more inspiration from dominions. The lizardmen there are highly cultural and tradition bound herbivores that find great strength in religion. They are human sized and immune to disease-ridden miasma.
As for using a switch for RP... seems like a looooot of work.
@Klomster Well, it's probable that after a century or so that their genetic make up could change as they tend to move around a lot and my angle is to perhaps have them gain the Evolution ability over time.