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    • 유린류
  • Belarusian
    • Лускаватыя
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    • Lizards and Snakes
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    • Squamata
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    • 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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What

Rough Green Snake Opheodrys aestivus

Observer

aenglandbiol

Date

September 4, 2016 12:00 PM CDT

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

Slender snake, bright green above and lighter below, at least 2.5' long. Observed on ground near A/C condensate collection bucket, moved quickly into underbrush and was gone before I could get a camera. Habitat is suburban Ashe juniper-oak savanna adjacent to intermittent stream headwaters.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Snakes Suborder Serpentes

Observer

mollypalmer

Date

September 25, 2016 11:55 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Italian Wall Lizard Podarcis sicula

Observer

biesman

Date

September 25, 2016 09:51 AM PDT

Description

We've observed several of these in this location over the last few days. First time I was able to get a picture.

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What

Green Anole Anolis carolinensis

Observer

itmndeborah

Date

September 22, 2016 03:21 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Green Anole Anolis carolinensis

Observer

joanle0828

Date

September 25, 2016 11:35 AM CDT

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What

Lizards Suborder Sauria

Observer

ripple_effect

Date

August 10, 2016

Place

GTMNERR (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis

Observer

ritaclare

Date

September 24, 2016 04:47 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Brown Anole Anolis sagrei

Observer

krystinschaack

Date

September 24, 2016 11:43 PM CDT

Description

Juvenile found in small shrub.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Crevice Spiny Lizard Sceloporus poinsettii

Observer

lulubelle

Date

December 12, 2010

Description

Seen on sidewalk outside of store in the Basin of Big Bend National Park.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Skinks Family Scincidae

Observer

amy142

Date

July 15, 2016 10:52 AM COT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Cottonmouth Agkistrodon piscivorus ssp. leucostoma

Observer

txherpbird

Date

September 24, 2016

Description

DOR

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Cottonmouth Agkistrodon piscivorus ssp. leucostoma

Observer

txherpbird

Date

September 24, 2016 07:01 PM CDT

Description

84 degrees F.

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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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