Mountain Spiny Lizard (Sceloporus jarrovii) is a guess based on similar Sceloporus observed at site.
Small lizard with two brown dorsal stripes running length of body, on tree. Ornate Tree Lizard (Urosaurus ornatus) is a guess.
Not sure if this fellow was alive...
the eye was not cloudy, but he did
move with five of us standing over it.
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...