Long-nosed Dragon, Long-nosed Water Dragon, Australian Water
This slender long-limbed
reptile, has a long snout, although many of them exhibit impressively long
tails, sometimes up to 3 times the body length. They vary in colour from grey to
reddish brown and have a prominent pale dorsolateral stripe, with pale strip
along lower jaw. Often seen on trunks, branches, rocks, along gorges and
eucalypt-lined watercourses. Distribution in a broad sweep through Western
Australia into Central Australia region. This one was at Ormiston Gorge.