18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Mobile
Fan throated Lizard

The males get excited when they see another male, run towards them and flaunt the gular appendage to warn or scare them away. I had been observing the species behavior over a few weeks. The males get excited when he saw another male, ran towards it. And scampered on the mound to get a good look!

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2020
Date Uploaded: 09.2020
Photo Location: hubli, , karnataka state, India
Camera: iPhone 6
Copyright: © chandrashekhar shirur