Taken 18-Mar-14
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Category:Animals
Subcategory:Reptiles
Subcategory Detail:
Keywords:Australia, Lizard, Northern spiny-tailed gecko, Strophurus ciliaris, gecko, reptile, wildlife
Photo Info

Dimensions5116 x 3411
Original file size2.43 MB
Image typeJPEG
Color spacesRGB
Date taken18-Mar-14 23:26
Date modified10-Jul-14 20:09
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeCanon
Camera modelCanon EOS 5D Mark III
Focal length150 mm
Max lens aperturef/2.8
Exposure1/200 at f/18
FlashFired, compulsory mode
Exposure bias0 EV
Exposure modeManual
Exposure prog.Manual
ISO speedISO 400
Metering modePattern
Strophurus ciliaris

Strophurus ciliaris

Strophurus ciliaris (Northern spiny-tailed gecko)

IUCN Status: Least concern.

While this species is arboreal (lives in trees), this is an interesting pose. He's looking to get away from the fool with the camera and so is preparing to jump.

Their range covers a huge area of central Australia to the coast of northern part of WA. They vary markedly in colouration over that range.