San Diego County, California, US
Imperial County, California, US
The Granite Spiny Lizard (Sceloporus orcutti) is a species of lizards, between 7.6 and 10.8 cm long. Its dorsal scales are strongly keeled and pointed on its body and tail. It has a wide purple mid-dorsal stripe. The males of the species have yellow-green and blue centered scales on body; juveniles and females have distinct yellow-tan transverse bands on their body and tail. Additionally, the male S. orcutti has deep blue ventral patches on its chest...