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Diporiphora nobbi

Nobbi Dragon

Common name: Nobbi Dragon

SVL: 84mm. Total length: 200mm

Nobbi Dragon is one of 22 dragons is the genus Diporiphora. Nobbi was previously included in the genera of Amphibolurus. A distinguishing characteristic is its pink tongue and mouth. To distinguish the Nobbi from other similar species, please read the general note on Dragons.

Distribution: Until 1989 Nobbi was though not to exist in the ACT. It is largely restricted to escarpments and rocky areas along the Murrumbidgee River.

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Diporiphora nobbi (Nobbi Dragon) at Woodstock Nature Reserve - 8 Jan 2021 by KShort Diporiphora nobbi (Nobbi Dragon) at Namadgi National Park - 29 Sep 2020 by DerekC Diporiphora nobbi (Nobbi Dragon) at Wee Jasper, NSW - 23 Oct 2019 by Judith Roach Diporiphora nobbi (Nobbi Dragon) at Molonglo Gorge - 19 Oct 2019 by Manta Diporiphora nobbi (Nobbi Dragon) at Namadgi National Park - 5 Jan 2019 by MickReid Diporiphora nobbi (Nobbi Dragon) at Bullen Range - 11 Nov 2018 by HarveyPerkins Diporiphora nobbi (Nobbi Dragon) at Namadgi National Park - 21 Oct 2018 by MatthewFrawley Diporiphora nobbi (Nobbi Dragon) at Gungahlin, ACT - 23 Jan 2016 by AaronClausen Diporiphora nobbi (Nobbi Dragon) at Stony Creek - 31 Dec 2015 by MichaelMulvaney
Diporiphora nobbi (Nobbi Dragon) at Woodstock Nature Reserve - 8 Jan 2021 by KShort
Diporiphora nobbi (Nobbi Dragon) at Namadgi National Park - 29 Sep 2020 by DerekC
Diporiphora nobbi (Nobbi Dragon) at Wee Jasper, NSW - 23 Oct 2019 by Judith Roach
Diporiphora nobbi (Nobbi Dragon) at Molonglo Gorge - 19 Oct 2019 by Manta
Diporiphora nobbi (Nobbi Dragon) at Namadgi National Park - 5 Jan 2019 by MickReid
Diporiphora nobbi (Nobbi Dragon) at Bullen Range - 11 Nov 2018 by HarveyPerkins
Diporiphora nobbi (Nobbi Dragon) at Namadgi National Park - 21 Oct 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Diporiphora nobbi (Nobbi Dragon) at Gungahlin, ACT - 23 Jan 2016 by AaronClausen
Diporiphora nobbi (Nobbi Dragon) at Stony Creek - 31 Dec 2015 by MichaelMulvaney

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Species information

  • Diporiphora nobbi Scientific name
  • Nobbi Dragon Common name
  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive
  • 427.8m to 787.5781m Recorded at altitude
  • Synonyms

    Amphibolurus nobbi

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