Frilled Lizard Chlamydosaurus kingii
The frilled lizard is found in tropical savannah woodlands.
Diet in the wild
Beetles, butterflies and larvae
Diet at the Zoo
Fruits, insects and rodents
- Main threats are eagles, owls, large lizards, snakes and dingoes
- Eat hundreds of thousands of ants and termites during the wet season.
- Females lay soft-shelled eggs
- The dinosaur 'Dilophosaurus' in the film Jurassic Park is based off of the frilled lizard.