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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Lagartijas espinosas, camaleones y parientes Family Phrynosomatidae

Observer

fervalentinez

Date

October 19, 2014

Place

sicuicho (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

abr

Date

October 9, 2014 03:45 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

abr

Date

October 12, 2014 03:08 PM PDT

Description

My best guess is a western sagebrush lizard. It was hanging out under a desert peach on pumice sand soils.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mediterranean House Gecko Hemidactylus turcicus

Observer

cullen

Date

October 12, 2014 08:16 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Spotted Whiptail Aspidoscelis gularis

Observer

cullen

Date

October 8, 2014 03:16 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus adamanteus

Observer

melanietaylor

Date

October 18, 2014 04:45 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

gorettileuro

Date

October 6, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Anaconda Eunectes murinus

Observer

gorettileuro

Date

October 6, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Observer

holzheuser

Date

December 16, 2013 08:25 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

nickyladas

Date

October 19, 2014 05:55 PM NCT

Description

Spotted in back yard Castlecrag

Photos / Sounds

Observer

holzheuser

Date

December 16, 2013 07:15 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

holzheuser

Date

December 16, 2013 01:44 PM CST
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Description from Wikipedia

The Squamata, or the scaled reptiles, are the largest recent order of reptiles, comprising all lizards and snakes. With over 9,000 species, it is the second-largest order of vertebrates after the perciform fish. Members of the order are distinguished by their skins, which bear horny scales or shields. They also possess movable quadrate bones, making it possible to move the upper jaw relative to the braincase. This is particularly visible in snakes, which are able to...

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