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Agama: Tree

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Re: Identification help: Lizard

Unread post by wildheart » Sun Mar 04, 2012 8:06 am

Also can you identify these 2, sorry for bad quality.

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Re: Agama: Tree

Unread post by Leeukos » Wed May 16, 2012 8:58 pm

I saw this Tree Agama in the Kruger National Park last year.

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Re: Agama: Tree

Unread post by Scottm » Sun Mar 17, 2013 2:22 pm

Is this a tree Agama?
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Re: Agama: Tree

Unread post by Johan van Rensburg » Fri Apr 12, 2013 1:06 pm

Satara, A-circle, November 2012.

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Re: Agama: Tree

Unread post by granjan » Tue Jun 10, 2014 11:30 pm

What beautiful colours the male tree agamas show! I saw this one at Lower Sabie in November.

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Re: Agama: Tree

Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Wed Jun 11, 2014 5:02 am

They do have lovely colors. 8) Nice pic :thumbs_up: I always associate them with Lower Sabie.
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Re: Agama: Tree

Unread post by Elsa » Wed Jun 11, 2014 2:34 pm

Stunning pic granjan, their colours are really amazing in the breeding season. :thumbs_up:

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Please tell me the name of this chameleon or lizard

Unread post by Rivers2Run » Mon Sep 05, 2016 1:50 pm

Found him at one of the rest camps. Beautiful
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Re: Please tell me the name of this chameleon or lizard

Unread post by Hippotragus » Mon Sep 05, 2016 2:14 pm

It looks like a Tree Agama ([i]Acanthocerus atricollis[i]). It is beautiful and thanks for the great photos.
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Re: Agama: Tree

Unread post by Rivers2Run » Mon Sep 05, 2016 9:14 pm

Thanks for the help, amazing colors!


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