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Recent observations

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What

Ornate Tree Lizard Urosaurus ornatus

Observer

danjleavitt

Date

August 28, 2015 07:37 AM MDT

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What

Small-scaled Lizard Urosaurus nigricaudus

Observer

jorgehvaldez

Date

August 20, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ornate Tree Lizard Urosaurus ornatus

Observer

catenatus

Date

August 18, 2015 03:11 PM CDT

Description

Jeff Davis co tx, male

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What

Ornate Tree Lizard Urosaurus ornatus

Observer

jaykeller

Date

July 25, 2015 02:49 PM PDT

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What

Ornate Tree Lizard Urosaurus ornatus

Observer

jaykeller

Date

July 25, 2015 03:15 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Ornate Tree Lizard Urosaurus ornatus

Observer

greglasley

Date

August 24, 2015

Description

unsure of this species. These shots were taken on the edge of the rim of the Grand Canyon

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ornate Tree Lizard Urosaurus ornatus

Observer

catenatus

Date

August 17, 2015 06:59 PM CDT

Description

Jeff Davis co tx

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ornate Tree Lizard Urosaurus ornatus

Observer

corychia

Date

June 12, 2015

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What

Ornate Tree Lizard Urosaurus ornatus

Observer

codyhough

Date

August 4, 2015

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What

Ornate Tree Lizard Urosaurus ornatus

Observer

catenatus

Date

August 16, 2015 07:13 AM CDT

Description

Crockett co tx

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What

Ornate Tree Lizard Urosaurus ornatus

Observer

mfontenot22

Date

August 15, 2015 11:38 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ornate Tree Lizard Urosaurus ornatus

Observer

raindrops

Date

August 10, 2015 12:12 PM CDT
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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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