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

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Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

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naturenut

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October 18, 2014

Description

great fall cameo with this texas spiny lizard

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kucycads

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October 18, 2014

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eating an opiliones

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Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

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timcole

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October 4, 2014 10:15 AM EDT

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Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

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October 16, 2014 11:53 AM CDT

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Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

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hillcountryherps

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August 26, 2014 07:23 PM CDT

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Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

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hillcountryherps

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October 15, 2014 04:18 PM CDT

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Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

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gtsalmon

Date

May 26, 2012 12:17 PM CDT

Description

Adult gravid female found under a RR bridge overpass off Hwy 359. Imaged by Bernd Skubowius. Not retained. GTS 1252.

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texas spiny lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

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johnwilliams

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September 3, 2013

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Texas spiny lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

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laurastracke

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October 12, 2014 05:11 PM CDT

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Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

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jonhall

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August 2, 2014 11:24 AM CDT

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Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

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dfwuw

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August 28, 2014

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Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

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dfwuw

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August 24, 2014

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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.

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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.