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The friendly dragon Acanthodactylus erythrurus<br />
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  1. It really does look friendly :) Posted one year ago
    1. Friendly enough to a close up macro :D But yes, they seem not to be afraid of human presence. A friend of mine gave a peace of an apple and he took it from its hand ;) Posted one year ago, modified one year ago

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''Acanthodactylus erythrurus'', commonly known as the spiny-footed lizard, is a species of lacertid lizard endemic to northwestern Africa and the Iberian Peninsula. It is considered to be the fastest member of the huge Lacertidae family. Its common name refers to the spines that are arranged like a comb on the toes of its hind legs.

Similar species: Scaled Reptiles
Species identified by RMFelix
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By RMFelix

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Uploaded Jun 6, 2018. Captured Jun 2, 2018 14:19.
  • NIKON D7100
  • f/8.0
  • 1/320s
  • ISO800
  • 50mm