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Oriental garden lizard(Female with eggs)

Calotes versicolor

Description:

size 15-18cm in length.. brownish olive above with two small groups of spines and a dorsal crest moderately elevated..males develop bright red colored head to attract females.

Habitat:

it was resting on a Devil's Ivy near human habitation..

Notes:

on a closer examination you can find its lower part of the body is filled with eggs.

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2 Comments

Gopal murali
Gopal murali 9 years ago

Thanks Arun...

Arun
Arun 9 years ago

nice capture ..

Gopal murali
Spotted by
Gopal murali

Pappanadu, Tamil Nadu, India

Spotted on Dec 14, 2010
Submitted on Jul 21, 2012

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