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Amphibolurus muricatus

Jacky Lizard

Common name: Jacky Dragon or Jacky Lizard

SVL: 120mm, Total length: 300mm.

Jacky Dragon is one of six tree dragon species (Amphibolurus) found in Australia. Tree dragons are often observed climbing trees.

A diagnostic characteristic is its bright yellow tongue and mouth, its climbing behaviour, and habitat. To distinguish Jacky Dragon from other similar species, please read the general note on Dragons.

Distribution: Jacky Dragon is widespread in the Canberra region.

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Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Acton, ACT - 13 Apr 2022 by DonTaylor Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Acton, ACT - 13 Apr 2022 by HelenCross Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Bellmount Forest, NSW - 12 Apr 2022 by trevsci Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Coree, ACT - 31 Mar 2022 by GirtsO Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Hackett, ACT - 25 Mar 2022 by RobG1 Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Farrer, ACT - 12 Mar 2022 by AngusMF Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Mar 2022 by Steve_Bok Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Stromlo, ACT - 27 Feb 2022 by trevsci Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 25 Feb 2022 by tpreston Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Watson, ACT - 21 Feb 2022 by waltraud Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Gundaroo, NSW - 19 Feb 2022 by Gunyijan Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 14 Feb 2022 by Christine Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Wright, ACT - 10 Feb 2022 by Rebeccajgee Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Jan 2022 by AnneG1 Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Jan 2022 by Christine Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Acton, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by TimL Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Yaouk, NSW - 5 Jan 2022 by GirtsO Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Kambah, ACT - 25 Dec 2021 by Philip Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Fisher, ACT - 24 Dec 2021 by SandraH Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Isaacs, ACT - 15 Nov 2021 by Mike Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Kambah, ACT - 11 Nov 2021 by BarrieR Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at O'Connor, ACT - 9 Nov 2021 by AndrewCB Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Corang, NSW - 6 Nov 2021 by LeonieWood Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Paddys River, ACT - 3 Nov 2021 by JohnBundock Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Cotter River, ACT - 28 Oct 2021 by Christine Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Paddys River, ACT - 20 Oct 2021 by trevsci Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Mount Clear, ACT - 8 Oct 2021 by SWishart Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Googong, NSW - 2 Oct 2021 by WHall Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Carwoola, NSW - 25 Sep 2021 by Liam.m Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Watson, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by MattFox Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Boro, NSW - 19 Sep 2021 by Paul4K Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 22 Aug 2021 by RAllen Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Kambah, ACT - 11 May 2021 by MichaelMulvaney Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Bolaro, NSW - 16 Apr 2021 by DavidMcKay Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Downer, ACT - 13 Apr 2021 by HelenCross Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Downer, ACT - 5 Mar 2021 by TimL Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Isaacs, ACT - 4 Mar 2021 by FranM Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 11 Feb 2021 by BarrieR Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Tralee, NSW - 10 Feb 2021 by Roman Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Googong, NSW - 6 Feb 2021 by WHall Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Currawang, NSW - 4 Feb 2021 by camcols Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Holt, ACT - 8 Jan 2021 by CathB Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Bungarby, NSW - 14 Dec 2020 by Harrisi Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Tennent, ACT - 2 Dec 2020 by DerekC Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Downer, ACT - 1 Nov 2020 by Liam.m Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Farrer, ACT - 1 Nov 2020 by Tapirlord Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 23 Oct 2020 by Shazw Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Burra, NSW - 22 Oct 2020 by Safarigirl Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Karabar, NSW - 11 Oct 2020 by LyndalT Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Coree, ACT - 2 Oct 2020 by Christine Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Downer, ACT - 11 Sep 2020 by DerekC Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Acton, ACT - 11 Sep 2020 by TimL Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Downer, ACT - 11 Sep 2020 by petersan Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Coree, ACT - 17 Apr 2020 by SWishart Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Lower Boro, NSW - 11 Apr 2020 by mcleana Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Pejar, NSW - 7 Mar 2020 by Christine Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 24 Jan 2020 by dannymccreadie Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Michelago, NSW - 10 Dec 2019 by Illilanga Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Yass River, NSW - 7 Dec 2019 by MatthewFrawley Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Yass River, NSW - 9 Nov 2019 by SenexRugosus Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Paddys River, ACT - 23 Oct 2019 by SWishart Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Gundaroo, NSW - 20 Oct 2019 by Gunyijan Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Booth, ACT - 18 Oct 2019 by Christine Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Booth, ACT - 18 Oct 2019 by Christine Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 15 Oct 2019 by SWishart Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Wamboin, NSW - 8 Oct 2019 by hellopennyhere Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Tennent, ACT - 6 Oct 2019 by Philip Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Acton, ACT - 30 Sep 2019 by JackyF Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Tennent, ACT - 4 Sep 2019 by KShort Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Isaacs Ridge - 31 Mar 2019 by Mike Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Paddys River, ACT - 20 Mar 2019 by SWishart Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Paddys River, ACT - 20 Mar 2019 by SWishart Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Paddys River, ACT - 10 Mar 2019 by Stringy Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 3 Feb 2019 by dannymccreadie Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Sutton, NSW - 29 Jan 2019 by Whirlwind Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Cotter River, ACT - 20 Jan 2019 by Christine Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Coree, ACT - 16 Jan 2019 by Christine Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Corrowong, NSW - 9 Jan 2019 by BlackFlat Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Uriarra Village, ACT - 3 Jan 2019 by jamie.barney Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Paddys River, ACT - 15 Dec 2018 by SWishart Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Kowen, ACT - 7 Dec 2018 by KShort Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at The Ridgeway, NSW - 7 Dec 2018 by KShort Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Mount Clear, ACT - 1 Dec 2018 by SWishart Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Royalla, NSW - 29 Nov 2018 by RobSpeirs Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Wamboin, NSW - 22 Nov 2018 by Varanus Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Farrer, ACT - 14 Nov 2018 by jbromilow50 Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Wamboin, NSW - 11 Nov 2018 by Lizeth Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Tharwa, ACT - 11 Nov 2018 by SWishart Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Paddys River, ACT - 10 Nov 2018 by JasonC Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at O'Connor, ACT - 9 Nov 2018 by AndrewCB Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Kambah, ACT - 4 Nov 2018 by PeterR Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Nov 2018 by JohnBundock Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Wamboin, NSW - 31 Oct 2018 by natureguy Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Michelago, NSW - 26 Oct 2018 by Illilanga Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Conder, ACT - 16 Oct 2018 by RohanT Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 13 Oct 2018 by KMcCue Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Stromlo, ACT - 8 Oct 2018 by AndrewCB Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 1 Oct 2018 by natureguy Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Sep 2018 by SWishart
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Acton, ACT - 13 Apr 2022 by DonTaylor
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Acton, ACT - 13 Apr 2022 by HelenCross
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Bellmount Forest, NSW - 12 Apr 2022 by trevsci
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Coree, ACT - 31 Mar 2022 by GirtsO
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Hackett, ACT - 25 Mar 2022 by RobG1
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Farrer, ACT - 12 Mar 2022 by AngusMF
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Mar 2022 by Steve_Bok
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Stromlo, ACT - 27 Feb 2022 by trevsci
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 25 Feb 2022 by tpreston
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Watson, ACT - 21 Feb 2022 by waltraud
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Gundaroo, NSW - 19 Feb 2022 by Gunyijan
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 14 Feb 2022 by Christine
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Wright, ACT - 10 Feb 2022 by Rebeccajgee
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Jan 2022 by AnneG1
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Jan 2022 by Christine
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Acton, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by TimL
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Yaouk, NSW - 5 Jan 2022 by GirtsO
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Kambah, ACT - 25 Dec 2021 by Philip
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Fisher, ACT - 24 Dec 2021 by SandraH
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Isaacs, ACT - 15 Nov 2021 by Mike
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Kambah, ACT - 11 Nov 2021 by BarrieR
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at O'Connor, ACT - 9 Nov 2021 by AndrewCB
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Corang, NSW - 6 Nov 2021 by LeonieWood
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Paddys River, ACT - 3 Nov 2021 by JohnBundock
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Cotter River, ACT - 28 Oct 2021 by Christine
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Paddys River, ACT - 20 Oct 2021 by trevsci
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Mount Clear, ACT - 8 Oct 2021 by SWishart
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Googong, NSW - 2 Oct 2021 by WHall
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Carwoola, NSW - 25 Sep 2021 by Liam.m
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Watson, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by MattFox
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Boro, NSW - 19 Sep 2021 by Paul4K
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 22 Aug 2021 by RAllen
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Kambah, ACT - 11 May 2021 by MichaelMulvaney
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Bolaro, NSW - 16 Apr 2021 by DavidMcKay
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Downer, ACT - 13 Apr 2021 by HelenCross
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Downer, ACT - 5 Mar 2021 by TimL
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Isaacs, ACT - 4 Mar 2021 by FranM
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 11 Feb 2021 by BarrieR
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Tralee, NSW - 10 Feb 2021 by Roman
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Googong, NSW - 6 Feb 2021 by WHall
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Currawang, NSW - 4 Feb 2021 by camcols
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Holt, ACT - 8 Jan 2021 by CathB
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Bungarby, NSW - 14 Dec 2020 by Harrisi
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Tennent, ACT - 2 Dec 2020 by DerekC
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Downer, ACT - 1 Nov 2020 by Liam.m
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Farrer, ACT - 1 Nov 2020 by Tapirlord
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 23 Oct 2020 by Shazw
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Burra, NSW - 22 Oct 2020 by Safarigirl
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Karabar, NSW - 11 Oct 2020 by LyndalT
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Coree, ACT - 2 Oct 2020 by Christine
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Downer, ACT - 11 Sep 2020 by DerekC
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Acton, ACT - 11 Sep 2020 by TimL
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Downer, ACT - 11 Sep 2020 by petersan
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Coree, ACT - 17 Apr 2020 by SWishart
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Lower Boro, NSW - 11 Apr 2020 by mcleana
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Pejar, NSW - 7 Mar 2020 by Christine
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 24 Jan 2020 by dannymccreadie
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Michelago, NSW - 10 Dec 2019 by Illilanga
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Yass River, NSW - 7 Dec 2019 by MatthewFrawley
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Yass River, NSW - 9 Nov 2019 by SenexRugosus
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Paddys River, ACT - 23 Oct 2019 by SWishart
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Gundaroo, NSW - 20 Oct 2019 by Gunyijan
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Booth, ACT - 18 Oct 2019 by Christine
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Booth, ACT - 18 Oct 2019 by Christine
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 15 Oct 2019 by SWishart
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Wamboin, NSW - 8 Oct 2019 by hellopennyhere
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Tennent, ACT - 6 Oct 2019 by Philip
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Acton, ACT - 30 Sep 2019 by JackyF
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Tennent, ACT - 4 Sep 2019 by KShort
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Isaacs Ridge - 31 Mar 2019 by Mike
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Paddys River, ACT - 20 Mar 2019 by SWishart
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Paddys River, ACT - 20 Mar 2019 by SWishart
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Paddys River, ACT - 10 Mar 2019 by Stringy
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 22 Feb 2019 by AlisonMilton
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 3 Feb 2019 by dannymccreadie
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Sutton, NSW - 29 Jan 2019 by Whirlwind
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Cotter River, ACT - 20 Jan 2019 by Christine
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Coree, ACT - 16 Jan 2019 by Christine
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Corrowong, NSW - 9 Jan 2019 by BlackFlat
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Uriarra Village, ACT - 3 Jan 2019 by jamie.barney
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Paddys River, ACT - 15 Dec 2018 by SWishart
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Kowen, ACT - 7 Dec 2018 by KShort
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at The Ridgeway, NSW - 7 Dec 2018 by KShort
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Mount Clear, ACT - 1 Dec 2018 by SWishart
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Royalla, NSW - 29 Nov 2018 by RobSpeirs
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Wamboin, NSW - 22 Nov 2018 by Varanus
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Farrer, ACT - 14 Nov 2018 by jbromilow50
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Wamboin, NSW - 11 Nov 2018 by Lizeth
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Tharwa, ACT - 11 Nov 2018 by SWishart
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Paddys River, ACT - 10 Nov 2018 by JasonC
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at O'Connor, ACT - 9 Nov 2018 by AndrewCB
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Kambah, ACT - 4 Nov 2018 by PeterR
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Nov 2018 by JohnBundock
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Wamboin, NSW - 31 Oct 2018 by natureguy
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Michelago, NSW - 26 Oct 2018 by Illilanga
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Conder, ACT - 16 Oct 2018 by RohanT
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Rendezvous Creek, ACT - 13 Oct 2018 by KMcCue
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Stromlo, ACT - 8 Oct 2018 by AndrewCB
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Forde, ACT - 1 Oct 2018 by natureguy
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Sep 2018 by SWishart

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Species information

  • Amphibolurus muricatus Scientific name
  • Jacky Lizard Common name
  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive
  • 0m to 1264.8m Recorded at altitude

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