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  1. Scot, wow, just look at those eyes, and the colour of course. She looks fast and sharp at the moment. Posted 9 years ago
  2. Thanks I appreciate the comments Posted 9 years ago
  3. Great colour and a very interesting subject. Promoted to homepage! Posted 9 years ago
  4. Great picture, but this is not a chinese waterdragon. It`s a plumed basilisk, Basiliscus plumifrons from Mexico to Ecuador. Family is Corytophanidae. Posted 9 years ago
    1. You are right. Well spotted. Posted 9 years ago

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The plumed basilisk, ''Basiliscus plumifrons'', also called a green basilisk, double crested basilisk, or Jesus Christ lizard, is a species of corytophanid to Latin America.

Similar species: Scaled Reptiles
Species identified by Joost Thissen
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Uploaded Oct 15, 2012. Captured Jun 13, 2010 13:50.
  • NIKON D40
  • f/5.0
  • 1/60s
  • ISO400
  • 112mm