Did you know… that tiny channels between the pointy scales of this Australian desert lizard, the Thorny Devil (Moloch horridus) capture rainwater and dew that is then delivered to its mouth by capillary action. Learn more on EOL: http://eol.org/pages/791432/overview Image Credit: Steve Shattuck, Flickr: EOL Images
(via: Encyclopedia of Life)

Did you know… that tiny channels between the pointy scales of this Australian desert lizard, the Thorny Devil (Moloch horridus) capture rainwater and dew that is then delivered to its mouth by capillary action.

Learn more on EOL: http://eol.org/pages/
791432/overview

Image Credit: Steve Shattuck, Flickr: EOL Images

(via: Encyclopedia of Life)

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    Why so thorney ;)