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The Rainbow Owl.... NW Montana.The Rainbow Owl is a rare species of owl found in hardwood forests in the western United States and parts of China.

#basilisk #lizard #reptile looks like a dragon (which exist in form of such lizard according to science)

Madagascar giant jumping stick insect (note the dragon like wings) I really think I need one of these

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Scientists unveil 20 new species ...but with a blue scorpion, and a tarantula the size of a hand, couldn't we have got by without knowing?

Satanic leaf tailed Gecko. It's like a real life Dragon!

I just Love Iguanas. Blue ones the most. I do really want one but they are for those that can handle them and have had a lot of reptiles before. But, maybe in the future I can get a female when I've got more experience.

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A Blue Sea Slug : Glaucus Atlanticus

A blue sea slug tiny and dangerous


This Japanese Island Is Home To 7 Of The Most Adorable Animals In The World

The Hokkaido red squirrel is a unique sub-species that can only be found on Hokkaido Island...

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“Extinct” Pinocchio Lizard Found in Ecuador

This lizard commonly known as the Pinocchio lizard (Anolis proboscis) was presumed extinct when it was not seen after the 1960s, it was rediscovered in 2005. The species had been officially sighted only three times since that year until 2013 when researchers found evidence of a breeding colony in the remote regions of Ecuador.

The round pupil in a lizard is generally better adapted for diurnal species whereas slit pupils are found in nocturnal species. Most lizards can see in color and some have opsin proteins which allow them to see in ultraviolet wavelengths that the human eye cannot perceive.