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Arriving at Petra
Asclepias Incarnata at sunset
Dogman of the Marina District
The Golden Gate at Twilight
A Lorikeet who thinks my shirt is a flower with food
Stormy Iceland
Atlantis Rest
White Peacock Butterfly sucking nectar
A view of the fiord in Stryn, Norway
Maine Loons on Cobbosseecontee Lake
Not a lizard
Jefferson Memorial at Sunrise
Century Park Mundelein Illinois
Cherry Blossoms by the Basin
Huxley Sunbathing
Bergen, Norway from atop Mount Floyen after taking the Fløibanen,  a funicular railway..
An owl sitting in an ash tree in autumn at dusk.
Collecting nectar from a purple cone flower.
Bike riding in Florence
Carpenter ants take over an empty beehive.
Inside a beehive.
14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Not a lizard

This is not a lizard, it is a Tuatara, a reptile native to Aotearoa/ New Zealand. Tuatara are the only surviving members of the order Sphenodontia. There were many species during the age of the dinosaurs 200 million years ago. All species except the tuatara became extinct about 60 million years ago.

TAGS: Dinosaur, New Zealand, Rare

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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© Ken Clark.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2015
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 9, 2016, 8:10 p.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Christchurch, New Zealand