Spooky Kooky Creatures – Thorny Devil

Countdown to Halloween 2020 with the Spooky Kooky Creature series featuring some fascinating animals like the deceiving Thorny Devil Lizard. Grooves along its body help channel water to this desert-dwelling lizard’s mouth. They also possess a “false head” knob on their neck which they use for defense against predators by hiding their true head between their front legs.

Veiled Chameleon – the Hidden Predator

This tree lizard can remain still and concealed while waiting on their prey – insects. Eyes that can rotate independently allows them to see in two directions at once and flattened bodies that are leaf-shaped make this predator very skilled at hunting and disguise. Their most famous feature See image