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  • Korean
    • 유린류
  • Belarusian
    • Лускаватыя
  • English
    • Lizards and Snakes
  • Scientific Names
    • Squamata
  • Spanish
    • Lagartijas y serpientes
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    • Чешуйчатые
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    • 有鱗目
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    • Łuskonośne

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Recent observations

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Texas Coralsnake Micrurus tener

Date

April 24, 2016 09:27 AM CDT

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Yellowbelly Racer Coluber constrictor ssp. flaviventris

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April 30, 2016 10:04 AM CDT

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Common Wall Lizard Podarcis muralis

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benking

Date

August 28, 2016 09:49 AM EDT

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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April 24, 2016 02:45 PM CDT

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Rough Earthsnake Virginia striatula

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May 30, 2016 02:08 PM CDT

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Mossy Leaf-tailed Gecko Uroplatus sikorae

Observer

filip

Date

September 14, 2006 09:33 PM CEST

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filip

Date

September 14, 2006 10:07 AM CEST

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Cottonmouth Agkistrodon piscivorus

Observer

gldearman

Date

October 6, 2015 01:56 PM EDT

Description

Observed basking on the levee separating Lake Piney-Z from Lower Lake Lafayette.

Apologies for the terrible photos. I only had my phone, not my camera. I didn't want to get too close to the snake, and the snake shared that sentiment.

Eventually, it got sick of me, and slithered off into Lake Piney-Z.

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Common Chameleon Chamaeleo chamaeleon

Observer

adrea

Date

August 26, 2016 01:19 PM AST

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Mossy Leaf-tailed Gecko Uroplatus sikorae

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filip

Date

September 12, 2006 06:42 PM CEST

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Common Five-lined Skink Plestiodon fasciatus

Observer

amgh66

Date

August 27, 2016 12:33 PM CDT

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Giant Leaf-tailed Gecko Uroplatus fimbriatus

Observer

filip

Date

September 14, 2006 09:04 AM CEST
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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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