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Eastern Bearded Dragon

Pogona barbata

Description:

One of several similar species of bearded dragon lizards. Grey and softly spiked, dark and light mottled markings all over, colour changes slightly depending on weather and surroundings. A small 'frill' can be raised around its neck and the mouth opened in defence if threatened. Total length is around 55cm.

Habitat:

The Eastern Bearded Dragon is found as its name suggests along the eastern regions of Australia through several states.

Notes:

The lizard photographed is a baby, mum was photographed earlier in the season.

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4 Comments

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 8 years ago

Great spotting. One of my favourite lizards :-)

RiekoS
RiekoS 8 years ago

Nice one.

Mona Pirih
Mona Pirih 8 years ago

Lovely

ShannaB
ShannaB 8 years ago

Beautiful little fellow.

kdpicturemaker
Spotted by
kdpicturemaker

New South Wales, Australia

Spotted on Nov 10, 2013
Submitted on Nov 14, 2013

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