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Recent observations

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Square

What

鹽蛇 Hemidactylus bowringii

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

September 10, 2014 11:52 PM HKT

Description

鹽蛇 / 原尾蜥虎(Hemidactylus bowringii)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Coast Range Fence Lizard Sceloporus occidentalis ssp. bocourtii

Observer

jmaughn

Date

September 18, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Coachwhip Coluber flagellum ssp. testaceus

Observer

gcwarbler

Date

October 9, 2008

Description

Juvenile. Discovered and photographed at the Refuge HQ near FM 1431.

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Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Blackneck Garter Snake Thamnophis cyrtopsis ssp. ocellatus

Observer

gcwarbler

Date

May 13, 2008

Description

Photographed at the edge of a small collapsed (filled) sinkhole which was subsequently named "Garter Sink" after this critter. Juniper-oak woodland on limestone plateau. Note the mass of daddy-longlegs massed in the upper corner of one photo.

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Photos / Sounds

Observer

loarie

Date

September 18, 2014 02:44 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Texas Alligator Lizard Gerrhonotus infernalis

Observer

gcwarbler

Date

November 10, 2007

Description

Sorry about the fuzzy pic; cloudy day with slow shutter on my point-and-shoot.

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What

Brown Snake Storeria dekayi

Observer

gcwarbler

Date

June 22, 2004

Tags

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Texas Alligator Lizard Gerrhonotus infernalis

Observer

gcwarbler

Date

June 9, 2004

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What

Green Anole Anolis carolinensis

Observer

cindy-sue

Date

September 15, 2014 05:57 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Lizards Suborder Sauria

Observer

kaitlin

Date

September 14, 2014

Description

Perched about 3 feet above the ground on a bush.

Photos / Sounds

What

western fence lizard Sceloporus occidentalis

Observer

dominic

Date

September 18, 2014

Description

Juvenile. Didn't have any color on its belly. Found in the Bear Creek High School parking lot. Now has a safe home in my backyard. Don't worry he wasn't squashed in my hands when I held them.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mountain Spiny Lizard Sceloporus jarrovii

Observer

kucycads

Date

September 3, 2014
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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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