>> Remember that great scene in Spielberg's "Jurassic Park"...where
> got slimmed by a Dilophosaurus?
>> Nedry: "I hope this is over with quick"
>> Pure Hollywood invention...there is absolutely no evidence
> had projectile spit or a frilled neck display.
I could swear there is an American desert dwelling lizard that does
exactly this.....in the blink of an eye.
>> Geoff, whats the name of that lizard in Australia that has the running
> neck fan thing going on when it it threatened?
>> It reminds me of the Basilisk lizard of Central America, sometimes
> the "Jesus Christ Lizard" because of it's ability the run so fast that
> it can actually skitter across the surface of water.
These lizards are very amusing to see in action. Thanks for the links.