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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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Recent observations

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What

Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

Observer

cullen

Date

January 24, 2015 04:59 PM CST

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Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

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donarburn

Date

October 18, 2014 11:19 PM CDT

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Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

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taogirl

Date

January 20, 2015

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Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

Observer

hawkilitle

Date

October 10, 2014

Description

This is ME, looking at YOU, looking at ME!

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Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

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septemberone

Date

July 23, 2014

Description

I have many of these lizards. This one likes to stay in the cactus.

Can you find him?

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Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

Observer

elliewatson

Date

December 12, 2014

Description

Texas Spiny Lizard seen resting atop a tuft of grass along a trail through the woods.

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Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

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timcole

Date

December 16, 2014 03:21 PM CST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

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timcole

Date

December 13, 2014 12:46 PM CST

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Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

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rsc123

Date

December 10, 2014 02:39 PM CST

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Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

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timcole

Date

December 8, 2014 02:05 PM CST

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(Somewhere...)

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Texas Spiny Lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

Observer

hawkilitle

Date

November 3, 2014

Description

These 2 were chasing each other up and down the tree, going in circles around each other...fascinating.

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What

Texas spiny lizard Sceloporus olivaceus

Date

December 6, 2014

Description

This little guy was basking by the Art Room

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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.