Calotes bachae

Calotes bachae June 2016 Cat Tien National Park

Common name: the Vietnamese blue-crested lizard

Conservation status: Not Evaluated

Distribution: Cambodia, Vietnam

Size: up to 300 mm

Description: upperside brownish with a pattern of small dark stripes and a dark skin fold between shoulder and head, head is blue with a yellow stripe on the upper lip, dorsal crest extends to behind tale root

Habitat: forests and parks

Activity: diurnal

Diet: various invertebrates

Reproduction: oviparous

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Vietnam (Cat Tien National Park)

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