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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Small-scaled Lizard Urosaurus nigricaudus

Observer

jorgehvaldez

Date

May 27, 2016 10:00 AM CST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Presa la Buena Mujer

Photos / Sounds

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What

Small-scaled Lizard Urosaurus nigricaudus

Observer

jorgehvaldez

Date

May 27, 2016 10:00 AM CST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Presa la Buena Mujer

Photos / Sounds

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What

Long-tailed Brush Lizard Urosaurus graciosus

Observer

andrew41

Date

May 27, 2016 10:14 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Small-scaled Lizard Urosaurus nigricaudus

Observer

mirnacrizel

Date

July 9, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Long-tailed Brush Lizard Urosaurus graciosus

Observer

conuropsis

Date

July 22, 1984

Description

Seen at the Havasupai Campground along the Havasu Creek.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Small-scaled Lizard Urosaurus nigricaudus

Observer

dean_leavitt

Date

May 25, 2016 05:47 PM CST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Ornate Tree Lizard Urosaurus ornatus

Observer

kellyhattori

Date

May 15, 2016 09:10 AM CDT

Place

Paul Spur (Google, OSM)

Description

Found sunning itself on a rock. Because it was early in the day, I was able to run it down and catch it. Had beautiful bright blue stomach and lime green chin.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ornate Tree Lizard Urosaurus ornatus

Observer

kellyhattori

Date

May 14, 2016 10:09 AM MST

Place

Paul Spur (Google, OSM)

Description

Seen crawling around on a rock periodically elevating its body so that its bright blue belly and chin were visible.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Tree and Bush Lizards Genus Urosaurus

Observer

raomoct68

Date

May 20, 2016

Description

Lagartija

Photos / Sounds

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What

Tree and Bush Lizards Genus Urosaurus

Observer

tereka_lasso

Date

March 10, 2016

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Tree and Bush Lizards Genus Urosaurus

Observer

grizzly

Date

May 17, 2016 11:38 AM MDT

Description

Fence

Photos / Sounds

What

Ornate Tree Lizard Urosaurus ornatus

Observer

tommyd

Date

May 15, 2016 11:53 AM 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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