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Intellagama lesueurii howitti

Gippsland Water Dragon at Bega, NSW

Intellagama lesueurii howitti at Bega, NSW - 13 Jan 2020

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   14 Jan 2020
You must've got quite close to take this shot. Nice one.
It looks to be an adult male judging by the robust head and strongly contrasting throat colours.
This is one species that can effectively use the water as safe refuge in the current/very recent bushfires.

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Ornithorhynchus anatinus (Platypus) at Bega, NSW - 3 Aug 2020 by MatthewHiggins
Poliocephalus poliocephalus (Hoary headed Grebe) at Bega, NSW - 18 Jun 2020 by MatthewHiggins
Ornithorhynchus anatinus (Platypus) at Bega, NSW - 8 Jun 2020 by Steph H
Podiceps cristatus (Great Crested Grebe) at Bega, NSW - 27 May 2020 by MatthewHiggins
Cisticola exilis (Golden-headed Cisticola) at Bega, NSW - 13 May 2020 by MatthewHiggins
Acrocephalus australis (Australian Reed-Warbler) at Bega, NSW - 13 May 2020 by MatthewHiggins
Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Bega, NSW - 13 May 2020 by MatthewHiggins
Ornithorhynchus anatinus (Platypus) at Bega, NSW - 4 May 2020 by MatthewHiggins
Ornithorhynchus anatinus (Platypus) at Bega, NSW - 22 Apr 2020 by MatthewHiggins
Anhinga novaehollandiae (Australasian Darter) at Bega, NSW - 22 Apr 2020 by MatthewHiggins
Ornithorhynchus anatinus (Platypus) at Bega, NSW - 14 Apr 2020 by MatthewHiggins
Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Bega, NSW - 2 Mar 2020 by MatthewHiggins
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Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Bega, NSW - 19 Jan 2020 by MatthewHiggins
Accipiter novaehollandiae (Grey Goshawk) at Bega, NSW - 19 Jan 2020 by MatthewHiggins
Ornithorhynchus anatinus (Platypus) at Bega, NSW - 18 Dec 2019 by MatthewHiggins
Intellagama lesueurii howitti (Gippsland Water Dragon) at Bega, NSW - 30 Oct 2019 by MatthewHiggins
Chelodina (Chelodina) longicollis (Eastern long-necked turtle) at Bega, NSW - 30 Oct 2019 by MatthewHiggins
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Location information

  • Coordinates 149.858971-36.682422
  • Places Bega, NSW

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

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