AUSTRALIAN REPTILE PHOTOS, DISTRIBUTION MAPS AND INFORMATION
This site covers Snakes and Lizards, Crocodiles and Turtles, including Colubrid snakes, Pythons, Elapids (called Cobras or Coral Snakes in some countries), Sea Snakes, File Snakes, Blind (or Worm) Snakes, Sea Turtles, Freshwater Turtles (or Tortoises) Dragon Lizards (Agamas), Gecko's, Legless Lizards, Monitor Lizards (often called Goanna's in Australia), Skinks and Crocodilia.
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BOYD'S ANGLE-HEADED DRAGON
(was Hypsilurus boydii)
(was Gonocepalus boydii)
Specimen from Cape Tribulation National Park, Qld.
This secretive species lives in Rainforests, and lays approximately 3 eggs in a clutch.
Its diet consists mainly of insects and it is primarily arboreal and diurnal.
Updated July 1, 2018