Asian Water Dragon Physignathus cocincinus

Asian Water Dragon
Chinese Water Dragon
The Asian Water Dragon, also called the Chinese or Thai Water Dragon, is a semi aquatic lizard native to much of southeast Asia, including China, Indochina and part of India.
Asian Water Dragon
Chinese Water Dragon
It doesn't live in water but is partly arboreal and generally lives beside water in forests. It can stay submerged in water for some 25 minutes.
Chinese Water Dragon
Thai Water Dragon
Chinese Water Dragon
It can grow to a metre long, two thirds of which is tail. The tail helps it swim. It has a third "eye" on top of the head which senses changes in light levels.