Ctenophorus isolepis — Military Dragon
Some other names for this species:
Subspecies I've seen:
C. i. gularis
Ctenophorus isolepis gularis — Military Dragon
This tiny youngster was the first sign of life near the Uluru visitor's center on a blisteringly hot afternoon.
Here is a complete list of the reptiles and frogs I saw on this trip to Australia.
The next morning I followed this adult male around for awhile. He was not particularly interested in posing though; he kept racing away when I got anywhere near.
- Cogger, H. G. 2014. Reptiles & Amphibians of Australia, Seventh Edition
- Swan, G. 1995. A Photographic Guide to Snakes & Other Reptiles of Australia
- Wilson, S. K., Knowles, D. 1988. Australia's Reptiles: A Photographic Reference to the Terrestrial Reptiles of Australia
- Wilson, S. and Swan, G. 2003. Reptiles of Australia