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    • Squamata
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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Lagartija Pirenaica Iberolacerta bonnali

Date

August 14, 2014 11:30 AM SAST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Side-blotched Lizard Uta stansburiana ssp. elegans

Observer

mickeylong

Date

October 24, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Green Iguana Iguana iguana

Date

October 30, 2005

Photos / Sounds

What

Australian Water Dragon Intellagama lesueurii

Observer

nickyladas

Date

October 25, 2014 11:39 AM NCT

Description

Yet another Water Dragon spotted in the back yard. Smaller than the previously observed Dragon. Driven off by the resident Indian Myna's protecting a chick in a nest. Would like to know how to identify as male or female.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Shingleback Lizard Tiliqua rugosa

Observer

dylanjones

Date

October 24, 2014 03:36 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Rough Green Snake Opheodrys aestivus

Observer

annikaml

Date

March 16, 2013

Description

Found dead in the woods.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Western fence lizard Sceloporus occidentalis

Observer

clare_mk

Date

the past

Description

Juvenile Western fence lizard rescued from a cat and released.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

grahamarmstrong

Date

October 24, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

grahamarmstrong

Date

October 24, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

grahamarmstrong

Date

October 24, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

grahamarmstrong

Date

October 24, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

grahamarmstrong

Date

October 24, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Male perched on rock 0900hr

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Description from Wikipedia

The Squamata, or the scaled reptiles, are the largest recent order of reptiles, comprising all lizards and snakes. With over 9,000 species, it is the second-largest order of vertebrates after the perciform fish. Members of the order are distinguished by their skins, which bear horny scales or shields. They also possess movable quadrate bones, making it possible to move the upper jaw relative to the braincase. This is particularly visible in snakes, which are able to...

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