Some other names for this species:
Gold Tegu, Golden Tegu, Black Tegu, Black and Yellow Tegu, Blue Tegu, Colombian Tegu, Colombian Black Tegu, Colombian Black and White Tegu
November 19, 2006
Anavilhanas Archipelago, Amazonas, Brazil
These large lizards are common throughout most of the northern portion of South America, where they have amassed a large number of somewhat contradictory common names. We saw two of them, but they both raced off before I had any hope of getting a photograph.