There are two sub-species, Gippsland and Eastern. They are semi-aquatic living in environments surrounding water bodies; they are excellent swimmers with strong legs and a powerful tail.
EASTERN WATER DRAGON
Intellagama lesueurii lesueurii
They can be shades of grey, green or brown with a strong black band that runs from the ear to the eye.
GIPPSLAND WATER DRAGON
Intellagama lesueurii howitii
They are a lighter green and lack the black face band.