What are spots on neck?

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What are spots on neck?

Postby jdspdx » Sun Jul 05, 2020 11:14 am

What is this structure on beardies' neck? What is it called? Any theories about funcntion?
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Re: What are spots on neck?

Postby AHBD » Sun Jul 05, 2020 11:24 am

They are called epaulets. I think one theory is that they might make a predatory bird think it's a bigger animal from above and keep beardie from being nabbed as dinner.
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