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Fan throated lizard

Sitana ponticeriana

Description:

The Fan-throated lizard (Sitana ponticeriana) belongs to Agamidae family.

Habitat:

Dry deciduous forests

Notes:

This image was taken during the display of this lizard.They enlarge their throat like a fan, as the name itself says, during their breeding period to impress their mate. And for that, to get noticed, they choose place at some height or in open ground from where their display should be visible to the female clearly. And it goes on and on... He was too busy in impressing his mate that he was hardly noticing me. :D

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12 Comments

Milind Mangare
Milind Mangare 10 years ago

thanks maria :)

Maria dB
Maria dB 10 years ago

Great shot!

Milind Mangare
Milind Mangare 10 years ago

Thanks adarsha :)

Adarsha B S
Adarsha B S 10 years ago

Wow...nice spotting..welcome to Noah!

Milind Mangare
Milind Mangare 10 years ago

thank you :)

Reza Hashemizadeh
Reza Hashemizadeh 10 years ago

Wonderful !

harsuame
harsuame 10 years ago

Nice::

YogeshSave
YogeshSave 10 years ago

Superb Pict. Milind!!

Milind Mangare
Milind Mangare 10 years ago

Thanks a lot everyone :)

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 10 years ago

Awesome find! Welcome to Project Noah! :D

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 10 years ago

Great Spot!!

Atul
Atul 10 years ago

Lovely First spotting Milind .:)
Welcome to Project Noah !

Milind Mangare
Spotted by
Milind Mangare

Bhusawal, India

Spotted on May 22, 2012
Submitted on Nov 23, 2012

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