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Great Anglehead Lizard

Gonocephalus grandis

Description:

Medium sized Lizard that relies on its amazing colouration to blend in unnoticed in the dim light of the forest understorey.

Habitat:

Riverine Forest above 200m altitude

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21 Comments

Wonderful !

LarsKorb
LarsKorb 9 years ago

ha! ha! said the clown :) funny guy...

1Sarah2
1Sarah2 9 years ago

What amazing pattern variation!

Chris Carille
Chris Carille 9 years ago

Really incredible lizard!

winston
winston 9 years ago

cool soo awsome

Darvesh
Darvesh 9 years ago

really decorative, for a lizard !!!

takmeng.wong
takmeng.wong 9 years ago

Woo-hoo! Hope to see it in Tioman one day! I'm just a 3-hour drive away from Mersing!

SaurabhRai
SaurabhRai 9 years ago

Amazing............

Aman
Aman 9 years ago

Two SOTD's in three days! Congrats Richard!

SamanthaCraven
SamanthaCraven 9 years ago

Congrats Rich!

peter
peter 9 years ago

Spotting of the day!

"The Great Anglehead Lizard, also known as the Giant Forest Dragon, lives at elevations of 1,400 m (4,600 feet) in the rainforest canopy."

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haribon-sherwin
haribon-sherwin 9 years ago

nice one!!!...

SusanEllison
SusanEllison 9 years ago

wow...brillant catch

Carolina
Carolina 9 years ago

He looks like a punk guy with a backpack. Awesome photo!

HemantKumar
HemantKumar 9 years ago

most amazing lizard ever seen n amazingly capture well done

LauraMaria
LauraMaria 9 years ago

Woah he's awesome! Fantastic colours... amazing the things we share our planet with :)

ceherzog
ceherzog 9 years ago

Wonderful organism...looks like he should be walking down the street in a big city.


Saarbrigger
Saarbrigger 9 years ago

What an amazing coloration!

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 9 years ago

Ohh My!!

takmeng.wong
takmeng.wong 9 years ago

Beautiful! I hope I can see this in my neighbouring country one day!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

Wow...spectacular..!!

Richard Cottrell
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Richard Cottrell

Malaysia

Spotted on Jul 6, 2011
Submitted on Jul 6, 2011

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