The Pamphlet Collection of Sir Robert Stout: Volume 6
20. Grammatophora moricata. — The Common Grammatophora
20. Grammatophora moricata.
The Common Grammatophora.
This is a well-known and very common species found in nearly every part of Australia. It is fond of basking in the sun, and may be frequently observed sitting motionless on old stumps upon road side fences, &c. From 5 to 8 eggs are generally produced, and deposited in the sand.