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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Western Fence Lizard Sceloporus occidentalis

Observer

ladyg

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

2

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Western Fence Lizard Sceloporus occidentalis

Observer

ladyg

Date

April 26, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

2

Photos / Sounds

What

California Red-sided Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. infernalis

Observer

heidibeswick

Date

April 27, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Mountain Spiny Lizard Sceloporus jarrovii

Observer

muir

Date

April 20, 2015 01:28 PM MST

Photos / Sounds

P1610434

Observer

muir

Date

April 20, 2015 01:18 PM MST

Photos / Sounds

What

Mountain Spiny Lizard Sceloporus jarrovii

Observer

muir

Date

April 20, 2015 01:17 PM MST

Photos / Sounds

What

Mountain Spiny Lizard Sceloporus jarrovii

Observer

muir

Date

April 20, 2015 11:06 AM MST

Description

Mountain Spiny Lizard (Sceloporus jarrovii) is a guess based on similar Sceloporus observed at site.

Photos / Sounds

P1610242

What

Lizards Suborder Sauria

Observer

muir

Date

April 20, 2015 11:04 AM MST

Photos / Sounds

P1610118

What

Ornate Tree Lizard Urosaurus ornatus

Observer

muir

Date

April 20, 2015 09:40 AM MST

Description

Small lizard with two brown dorsal stripes running length of body, on tree. Ornate Tree Lizard (Urosaurus ornatus) is a guess.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

marioantonio

Date

November 4, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Coachwhip Coluber flagellum

Observer

lupe

Date

April 25, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Not sure if this fellow was alive...
the eye was not cloudy, but he did
move with five of us standing over it.

Photos / Sounds

What

Rough Earth Snake Virginia striatula

Observer

sambiology

Date

March 27, 2015
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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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