Notice the ticks on the lizard in the second picture. There is something in the the western fence lizard that counteracts the organism that causes lyme disease found in ticks which researchers are trying to pin down.
|Photos or sounds?||Yes|
|Is the organism wild/naturalized?||Unknown|
|Does the location seem accurate?||Unknown|
|Does the date seem accurate?||Unknown|
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