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    • Squamata
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Eastern hognose snake Heterodon platirhinos

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paddlerls

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Oxibelis aeneus Oxybelis aeneus

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Western Side-blotched Lizard Uta stansburiana ssp. elegans

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ariz

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August 29, 2014 11:45 AM PDT

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Western Side-blotched Lizard Uta stansburiana ssp. elegans

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ariz

Date

August 29, 2014 11:50 AM PDT

Description

Two individuals in this picture.

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snicasio

Date

December 8, 2013

Description

Encuentro sobre camino de terracería, a las orillas del lago de Zirahuén.

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Zebra-tailed Lizard Callisaurus draconoides

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elialopezgreene

Date

August 21, 2012

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Pacific Gopher Snake Pituophis catenifer ssp. catenifer

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dominicrivetti

Date

August 31, 2014

Description

Young gopher snake caught basking in the late sun. 80 degree F day. Caught around 6 P.M.

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Philothamnus sp. Genus Philothamnus

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peter_punk

Date

August 28, 2014

Place

Bom Jesus (Google, OSM)

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peter_punk

Date

August 28, 2014

Place

Bom Jesus (Google, OSM)

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Southwestern Earless Lizard Cophosaurus texanus ssp. scitulus

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adrianj

Date

May 3, 2014 06:07 PM CDT

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Lagartija espinosa de collar Sceloporus torquatus

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raomoct68

Date

August 29, 2014

Description

Lagartija espinosa de collar

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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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