Swaziland's Reptiles Database

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Agama aculeata distanti  
(Distant's Ground Agama)
(SiSwati: holoholo)



Description:

Key Features: small spiny scales on the head and back, box-shaped head, stubby build and short tail

Comments: Occurs in the highveld, middleveld and Lubombo regions, absent from the lowveld. This form is endemic to South Africa and Swaziland.

Habitats:  
Open grassland
Rocky ridges and slopes


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