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    • Lagartos culebra
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    • Alligator Lizards
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    • Elgaria

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Recent observations

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What

Southern Alligator Lizard Elgaria multicarinata

Observer

patsimpson2000

Date

April 22, 2014 12:40 PM PDT

Description

In pit fall bucket, Cabrillo National Monument Herpetofauna study. Female.

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What

Southern Alligator Lizard Elgaria multicarinata

Observer

blavelle

Date

April 22, 2014

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What

Southern Alligator Lizard Elgaria multicarinata

Observer

michellevvargas

Date

April 22, 2014

Description

Found in the tall grass. Was light brown with black horizontal stripes.

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Observer

bwainwright

Date

April 22, 2014

Place

Bluff trailhead, Montana de Oro State Park, San Luis Obispo County, CA (Google, OSM)

Description

Found in tall grass. Used snake-like movement.

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What

Southern Alligator Lizard Elgaria multicarinata

Observer

adracola

Date

April 22, 2014 04:38 PM PDT

Description

Found running through tall grass just off the trail. Final and large size. Tried to bite when held.

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What

Southern Alligator Lizard Elgaria multicarinata

Observer

kenzieboring5

Date

April 22, 2014 04:36 PM PDT

Description

Found on the opposite side of the road from the bathrooms basking.

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js_young

Date

April 21, 2014 02:00 PM PDT

Description

Found 5 in one day. Adults and one juvenile. Under eucalyptus logs/bark various locations over bayview hill

Photos / Sounds

What

Southern Alligator Lizard Elgaria multicarinata

Observer

nhm_nature

Date

April 18, 2014

Description

"Today I saw a lizard that was more stocky and more sluggish... Not sure if it was sick or old as I was able to get with in few inches of the lizard..." - B. Shehadeh.

This observation and photo were made by B. Shehadeh and emailed to rascals@nhm.org.

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What

Northern Alligator Lizard Elgaria coerulea

Observer

dave-barry

Date

April 19, 2014

Description

Dark eye and habitat found in. Moist wooded canyon.

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What

Southern Alligator Lizard Elgaria multicarinata

Observer

haleycg

Date

April 19, 2014 11:01 AM PDT

Description

In residential neighborhood street near eaton canyon

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What

southern alligator lizard Elgaria multicarinata

Observer

nicolas

Date

April 19, 2014 11:02 AM PDT

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What

California Alligator Lizard Elgaria multicarinata ssp. multicarinata

Observer

couleeca

Date

April 19, 2014 06:20 PM PDT

Description

Found and captured in the house. Diameter of the plastic container bottom is 3.5", so perhaps 5-6" long? Tail considerably longer than body. Not a fence lizard. Dull gray-brown all over, slightly paler belly, grid of widely spaced darker checks on back

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Description from Wikipedia

Elgaria is a genus of lizards that includes several of the alligator lizard species.

No range data available.