Class: Reptilia. Order: Squamata. Family: Agamidae. Genus: Bronchocela. Species: B. cristatella. Common Names: Green Crested Lizard. Status: Uncommon. Green crested lizard. Bronchocela cristatella. Family Agamidae updated Oct Where seen? This large green lizard is very well camouflaged among the. Bronchocela cristatella, also known as the green crested lizard, is a species of agamid lizard endemic to Southeast Asia. (Source: Wikipedia. Photo: (c) Olik, all .

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Retrieved from ” https: Observations on some Indian and Malayan Amphibia and Reptilia. Systematic Biology 49 bronchoxela Agama cristatella KUHL Bronchocela cristatella green crested lizard reproduction.

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Description Measuring mm from snout to vent, this lizard has bright green dorsal and yellowish-green ventral. The terrestrial herpetofauna of Pulau Tioman, Peninsular Malaysia.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. New brochocela of Corallus cropanii Boidae, Boinae: Jenis-Jenis Herpetofauna di Pulau Halmahera.

Hatchlings have broncnocela snout-vent length of 35 mm. Natural History Journal of Chulalongkorn University 3 1: It was extremely well camouflaged in a hedge on a drizzly morning.


This one was young and frisky, showing off its lizard agility by jumping from branch to branch.

Cristatells one is not maneuvering, though. Avec un text descriptif [ When under stress, they will turn brown or dark grey. OpenStreetMap – Google Earth. The eggs are spindle-shaped with pointed ends.

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Herpetological Review 45 4: It is able to change colour, turning darker brown when threatened. Catalogue of the Lizards in the British Museum Nat.

Terralog 7, pp. Cantor saw the colours of these lizards change suddenly to grey, brownish or blackish, sometimes with orange spots or with indistinct black network; large, isolated, round black spots appeared on the head or back or round the tympanum. Web pages and scripting Jiri Hosek. Articles with ‘species’ microformats. Tympanum large, more than half diameter of orbit, often dusky colored. Retrieved from ” bronchhocela Views View Edit History.

Green crested lizard (Bronchocela cristatella) on the Shores of Singapore

New herpetofaunal records for Perlis State Park and adjacent areas. They are easily identified by its contrasting dark brown ear. Nuchal crest low, formed by triangular spines; it is not continued on the back, where the vertebral scales arc scarcely prominent. Nature Reserves Survey Seminar. Oxford Bfonchocela Press, NY, pp. Bronchocela cristatella Green Crested Lizard diet and foraging behavior.


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Measuring mm from snout to vent, this lizard has bright green dorsal and yellowish-green ventral. Boulenger synonymized B. Description de quelques reptiles nouveaux ou peu connus. Malayan Nature Journal 41 The first one here greeted us at the bottom of Mulu’s canopy walk.

General Biology A diurnal and arboreal lizard that prefers undisturbed forests, they also inhabit lowlands forest edges and are often seen in parks and gardens.