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Recent observations

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What

Western Brush Lizard Urosaurus graciosus ssp. graciosus

Observer

kschnei

Date

August 29, 2016 05:10 PM PDT

Description

Another puzzling (to me) small lizard, climbing down a palm tree. There is a real contrast between the dark upperparts and paler underparts. Not Sceloporus, I think, scales don't look very keeled?

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What

Ornate Tree Lizard Urosaurus ornatus

Observer

rafas_lara

Date

August 28, 2016 08:43 AM MST

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What

Tropical tree lizard Urosaurus bicarinatus

Observer

yamaneko

Date

August 24, 2016 09:03 PM COT

Description

Registrado en un arbol de Mangle negro, en las orillas del sistema lagunar de mar muerto en Oaxaca.

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What

Tropical tree lizard Urosaurus bicarinatus

Observer

huatulco

Date

May 23, 2012 03:05 PM PDT

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What

Tree and Bush Lizards Genus Urosaurus

Observer

cypseloides

Date

May 1, 2012 12:30 PM PDT

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What

Ornate Tree Lizard Urosaurus ornatus

Observer

beschwar

Date

August 13, 2016

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

Wow! These guys are pretty! My first time seeing on, that I know of.

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What

Ornate Tree Lizard Urosaurus ornatus

Observer

tonyg

Date

July 31, 2016

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What

Ornate Tree Lizard Urosaurus ornatus

Observer

jay

Date

August 14, 2016 10:12 AM MDT

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What

Ornate Tree Lizard Urosaurus ornatus

Observer

ptexis

Date

August 16, 2016 06:14 PM CDT

Description

this lizard lives in an oak tree, but is often seen foraging in a nearby tool shop

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What

Tropical tree lizard Urosaurus bicarinatus

Observer

alejandrocalzada

Date

May 21, 2015 04:08 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ornate Tree Lizard Urosaurus ornatus

Observer

ianmwright86

Date

August 16, 2016 08:19 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Ornate Tree Lizard Urosaurus ornatus

Observer

treeder86

Date

August 10, 2016

Description

At our campsite, Alamo Canyon Campground.

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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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