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Bearded Dragon   (Pogona sp.)
Category: Reptiles

 

 

There are eight species of bearded dragons in the Pogona genus, all adept climbers who are commonly found resting on branches and basking on rocks. They are widely distributed throughout Australia and able to live in a variety of habitats. They are named for the skin on their throat, which turns black when they are stressed or threatened.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pogona

http://www.reptilesmagazine.com/Lizard-Species/Bearded-Dragon/

http://www.petsource.org/reptile-by-species/5367-bearded-dragon.html 

 

Data & Facts

Scientific Classification
Kingdom - Animalia
Phylum - Chordata
Class - Reptilia
Order - Squamata
Family - Agamidae
Genus - Pogona

 
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