frilled lizard

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Synonyms for frilled lizard

large arboreal insectivorous Australian lizard with a ruff of skin around the neck

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Nook has her bed under the stairs and frilled lizards, Frillip and Frillipa, sleep in the sitting room.
Photo: (1) Flora Barba of Sherman Oaks and her son, Tommy, 5, view a frilled lizard in the 18th annual Live Reptile and Amphibian Exhibit, which continues through today.
Other newly permitted species include the whiptail lizard jungle runners that range naturally from Mexico and the Caribbean down through South America; true chameleons, from Africa, Madagascar, and southern Asia; frilled lizards, from Australia and New Guinea; spine-tailed lizards, from East Africa; and the spiny-tailed monitor, from Australia.