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Rhino-horned lizard

Ceratophora stoddartii

Description:

The rhino-horned lizard is a species of lizard in the Agamidae family. It is endemic to Sri Lanka.Head is oval, and longer than wide. Rostral appendage is long, horn-like, about two thirds the length of the snout in males, which is reduce or even absent in females.A slow moving, arboreal species, found on trees 1 to 2m above ground. Widespread from montane forests of central Sri Lanka

Habitat:

Widepread from montane forests of central Sri Lanka.It was found on a tree about 1m above ground.

Notes:

This is my 500th PN spotting!!

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22 Comments

Dilan Chathuranga
Dilan Chathuranga 4 years ago

Thank you very much Dany!

Dany Vencatasamy
Dany Vencatasamy 4 years ago

Amazing:)

Dilan Chathuranga
Dilan Chathuranga 4 years ago

Thank you Daniele for the nice comment!!

DanielePralong
DanielePralong 4 years ago

Nice one Dilan! Well done on 500 spottings.

Dilan Chathuranga
Dilan Chathuranga 4 years ago

Thank you Sunny!

sunnyjosef
sunnyjosef 4 years ago

Wow!!! Excellent find Dilan!!

Dilan Chathuranga
Dilan Chathuranga 4 years ago

Thanks Chamalka,Sau,Sew,Nuwan Aiya,Maria,Neil & Sukanya for your nice comments & wishes!!

Chamalka Dulmini
Chamalka Dulmini 4 years ago

wow!!congratz Dilan on ur 500th spotting!!

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 4 years ago

Congrats !!

Maria dB
Maria dB 4 years ago

Wonderful animal for your 500th spotting - you see some fabulous wildlife. Congratulations!

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 4 years ago

Nice one, Dilan. An awesome innings - 500 and not out. Well done on an amazing spotting :-)))

SukanyaDatta
SukanyaDatta 4 years ago

500th spotting. CONGRATULATIONS, Dilan. This one is a stunner.

Sew
Sew 4 years ago

look at it's piercing eyes..... OMG congratzzz D on ur 500th spotting!!!!!

Remarkable 500 ! way to go Dilan ! Proud of you ! :)

Dilan Chathuranga
Dilan Chathuranga 4 years ago

Thank you very much AntónioGinjaGinja & Joshua!!!

Josh Asel
Josh Asel 4 years ago

gorgeous

Great 500 one Dilan,awesome capture,congrats on the milestone and thanks for sharing your great spotting page

Dilan Chathuranga
Dilan Chathuranga 4 years ago

Thank you very much for the comment Scott Frazier!!!!

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 4 years ago

And what a fine spotting it is!

Dilan Chathuranga
Dilan Chathuranga 4 years ago

Thanks Reza & Albert!!

Fantastic !

AlbertKang
AlbertKang 4 years ago

Congrats on your 500th Spotting, keep them coming, Dilan.

Sri Lanka

Lat: 7.47, Long: 80.62

Spotted on Nov 25, 2014
Submitted on Nov 25, 2014

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