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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Texas Tree Lizard Urosaurus ornatus ssp. ornatus

Observer

annikaml

Date

July 20, 2014 11:20 AM CDT

Description

Hard to see in the picture, but the lizard had a bright blue throat spot.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Roños Genus Urosaurus

Observer

francisco3

Date

July 16, 2014 12:58 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

bhollingsworth

Date

July 10, 2014 11:05 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

In Arroyo Las Canoas.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Small-scaled Lizard Urosaurus nigricaudus

Observer

jorgehvaldez

Date

July 9, 2014 08:49 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Arroyo Las Canoas

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ornate Tree Lizard Urosaurus ornatus

Observer

gtsalmon

Date

July 5, 2014 10:30 AM CDT

Description

At Independence Creek Preserve, North Canyon; with John Karges. Center of image on tree limb.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ornate Tree Lizard Urosaurus ornatus

Observer

mhudson26

Date

July 2, 2010

Photos / Sounds

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What

Long-tailed Brush Lizard Urosaurus graciosus

Observer

treeder86

Date

May 2, 2010

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ornate Tree Lizard Urosaurus ornatus

Observer

jcentavo

Date

June 22, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Long-tailed Brush Lizard Urosaurus graciosus ssp. graciosus

Observer

finatic

Date

June 8, 2014 11:32 AM PDT

Place

Yuha Canal (Google, OSM)

Description

Imperial County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Brush Lizard Urosaurus graciosus ssp. graciosus

Observer

jaykeller

Date

June 8, 2014 11:36 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Long-tailed Brush Lizard Urosaurus graciosus

Observer

amitrandhawa

Date

May 7, 2014

Description

Caught and released for a UCLA project.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Long-tailed Brush Lizard Urosaurus graciosus

Observer

helenwsung

Date

May 7, 2014
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Description from Wikipedia

The genus Urosaurus (the tree and brush lizards) belongs to the New World iguanian family Phrynosomatidae. They can be distinguished from members of the genus Sceloporus by the presence of a gular (under neck) fold and granular lateral scales. They can be distinguished from members of the genus Uta by the presence of enlarged (sometimes only slightly) dorsal scales. It has been used as a model system in lizard life-history studies, and populations produce two or...

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