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  • Spanish
    • Lagarto de fuego
  • English
    • Rainbow Agama
    • Common Agama
    • Rainbow Lizard
    • Red-headed agama
  • Scientific Names
    • Agama agama
    • Agama colonorum
    • Agama colonorum congica
    • Agama picticauda
    • Lacerta agama
  • German
    • Siedleragame

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Photos / Sounds

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What

Rainbow Agama Agama agama

Observer

hoppy1951

Date

January 8, 2014 10:38 AM UTC

Description

Male. During the breeding season, the male's head, neck and tail turn bright orange, while the body becomes dark blue. The most common Gambian lizard. Lamin Fields, Lamin, Western Division, The Gambia.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Rainbow Agama Agama agama

Observer

hoppy1951

Date

January 8, 2014 10:38 AM UTC

Description

Female/immature male. The most common Gambian lizard. Lamin Fields, Lamin, Western Division, The Gambia

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Rainbow Agama Agama agama

Observer

snidge

Date

September 23, 2011 03:23 PM CAT

Place

Tsangano (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Rainbow Agama Agama agama

Observer

muir

Date

March 21, 2014 03:17 PM EDT

Place

Kinshasa (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

P1010678

What

Rainbow Agama (Agama agama) Agama agama

Observer

muir

Date

March 22, 2014 12:58 PM EDT

Place

Kinshasa (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Rainbow Agama Agama agama

Observer

milletman

Date

February 6, 2014 05:30 PM CET

Description

Male Agama agama, in full breeding colors, was observed in the shade at the based of a baobab-adorned metamorphic rock reef, atop which several of the Eco-Lodge's cabins are perched. Length ca 40 cm. Identity absolutely certain.

Photos / Sounds

What

Rainbow Agama Agama agama

Observer

milletman

Date

February 7, 2014 02:30 PM CET

Description

Female agama observed in shade on the compound wall surrounding the kitchen facilities at the Eco-Lodge de Brousse, on the "Island of the Manatees", in the River Niger about 2 km north of the Park W Campsite. Length ca. 30 cm. Identity absolutely certain. Orange blotches on her sides are typical fr this species throughout its range in Niger, including my garden in Niamey

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Rainbow Agama Agama agama

Observer

snidge

Date

December 9, 2010 09:58 AM CAT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

sindic

Date

February 23, 2000

Photos / Sounds

What

Rainbow Agama (Agama agama) Agama agama

Observer

mak2kofi

Date

November 6, 2012

Description

Female Agama Lizard basking in the Sun.

Photos / Sounds

What

Rainbow Agama Agama agama

Observer

joachim

Date

August 15, 2012

Photos / Sounds

What

Rainbow Agama Agama agama

Observer

desoconnor2000

Date

October 1, 2013

Place

spitzkoppe (Google, OSM)
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Description from Wikipedia

The common agama, red-headed rock agama, or rainbow agama (Agama agama) is a species of lizard from the Agamidae family found in most of sub-Saharan Africa.

No range data available.