THE REPTILES OF AUSTRALIA

AUSTRALIAN REPTILE PHOTOS, DISTRIBUTION MAPS AND INFORMATION
Covering 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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COLUBRID SNAKES - Colubridae Homalopsidae Mud Snakes

PYTHON SNAKES - Pythonidae

ELAPID SNAKES - Elapidae Cobras Coral Snakes

SEA SNAKES - Hydrophiinae Laticaudidae Sea Kraits

FILE SNAKES - Acrochordidae

BLIND SNAKES - Worm Snakes - Typhlopidae Ramphotyphlops

 

Colubrids & Mud Snakes

Pythons

 

 

Elapid Snakes

 

Sea Snakes

 

File Snakes

 

Blind Snakes

 

TURTLES Tortoises Chelonii Testudines

DRAGON LIZARDS Agamas Agamidae

GECKO LIZARDS Gekkonidae

LEGLESS LIZARDS Pygopodidae Pygopods

MONITOR LIZARDS Goannas Varanids Varanidae

SKINK LIZARDS Scincidae

CROCODILES Crocodylia Crocodilia Saltwater freshwater estuarine

Turtles Tortoises

Dragons Agamas

Geckos

 

Legless Lizards

Monitor Lizards

Skinks

 

Crocodiles

 


DWARF OR WESTERN BEARDED DRAGON
Pogona minor

Note that there are currently 3 subspecies of Pogona minor

which are :-

DWARF OR WESTERN BEARDED DRAGON
Pogona minor minor

DWARF OR WESTERN BEARDED DRAGON Pogona minor minor REPTILES OF AUSTRALIA  
Pogona minor minor from near Dongara on the Batavia Coast of Western Australia.

DWARF OR WESTERN BEARDED DRAGON Pogona minor minor REPTILES OF AUSTRALIA map
DWARF OR WESTERN BEARDED DRAGON Pogona minor minor

This is the most widely distributed subspecies found over much of Western Australia and parts of South Australia and Northern Territory.
Previously known as Pogona minor

 

MITCHELL'S BEARDED DRAGON
Pogona minor mitchelli

Previously known as Pogona mitchelli this species is distinguished from Pogona minor minor by its wider head, looking more like a small Inland Bearded Dragon Pogona vitticeps



WESTERN BEARDED DRAGON
Pogona minor minima

Photographed by on West Wallabi Island in the Houtman Abrolhos
( Author Boobook48 of Blogspot)
(This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported license)

Very rare and may become extinct! Only recorded from Houtman Abrolhos (Islands) near Geraldton WA
NOT found on the Australian mainland!
Previously known as Pogona minima

 

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