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Philippine Sailfin Lizard

Hydrosaurus pustulatus

When threatened, it will dive from the branches to the safety of the water. Both venues provide this omnivore with plenty to eat, including fruit, insects, small fish, and mammals. As males age, they exhibit violet coloring; both sexes are pursued for the pet trade.


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