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 Post subject: Re: ID help needed for lizard
Unread postPosted: Tue Dec 22, 2009 6:22 pm 
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and this one please :D
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seems to a "collared" lizard... but they are only in Australia :hmz: saw around Lower Sabie - 8.11.09

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 Post subject: Re: ID help needed for lizard
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Thats a beautiful rough scaled plated lizard (also known as sudan plated lizard or african plated lizard) Gerrhosaurus major


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 Post subject: Lizard: Rough-scaled plated
Unread postPosted: Thu Jan 28, 2010 6:06 pm 
These seen by Borderline in December:

Near Lower Sabie...a big one that I think has been shown earlier! :D


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 Post subject: Re: Lizard ID help please
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Your second one is not the Giant plated lizard discussed earlier, but the Rough-scaled plated lizard.

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 Post subject: Re: Identification help: Lizard
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My daughter recorded this one at Mopani. Is it a Rough scaled or giant plated lizard and how do you tell the difference.

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 Post subject: Re: Identification help: Lizard
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Rough scaled, uniform back and flanks and cream scales under chin.


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