Classification
Within iNaturalist.org

All Names

  • Scientific Names
    • Sceloporus olivaceus
    • Sceloporus floridanus
    • Sceloporus spinosus floridanus
    • Sceloporus thayerii
  • English
    • Texas Spiny Lizard
  • Spanish
    • lagartija espinosa del noreste

Guide Colors

 

Extras

Taxonomic changes »

Taxon schemes »

Make taxonomic Flickr tags for this taxon »

Invite photos from other sites »

Wikipedia taxobox »

Search descendant taxa »

Embed a widget for this taxon on your website »

Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

Observer

salamandersquad

Date

September 24, 2016 02:01 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

Observer

salamandersquad

Date

August 28, 2016 03:46 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

Observer

rickyrhalliday

Date

September 18, 2016 09:06 AM CDT

Description

Not sure which species this is living behind the shutter in the front of ny house.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

Observer

daniel112

Date

September 24, 2016 02:20 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

Observer

eangler

Date

November 11, 2015 03:32 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

Observer

mnbrewer

Date

September 22, 2016 08:06 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

Observer

santillanaale

Date

September 23, 2016 04:15 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

Observer

salamander9505

Date

August 22, 2015 01:26 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

Observer

iolitesquid

Date

September 22, 2016 12:38 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

Observer

liza9560

Date

April 5, 2016 12:00 PM CDT

Description

Lizards ❤️ terra cotta!

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

Observer

hzong

Date

September 17, 2016 10:33 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

Observer

ceph0761

Date

August 22, 2015 10:13 AM CDT
View all observations

Description from Wikipedia

The Texas spiny lizard (Sceloporus olivaceus) is a species of phrynosomatid lizard native to the south central United States, in the states of Texas and Oklahoma, and northeastern Mexico in the states of Coahuila, Nuevo León, Tamaulipas, and San Luis Potosí. They are quite common throughout their range, where they can be found in trees or on fences.

Logo eee 15px

Conservation Summary

    Source: IUCN 2010. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.4. http://www.iucnredlist.org/technical-documents/spatial-data. Downloaded March 2011.
    Member of the iNaturalist Network   |   Powered by iNaturalist open source software