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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

New Mexico Whiptail Aspidoscelis neomexicana

Observer

rangerlauren12

Date

May 28, 2016 12:30 PM MST

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Whiptail Aspidoscelis tigris

Observer

gwenckatz

Date

May 28, 2016 11:43 AM PDT

Description

Four of these, various sizes, spotted on the trails around the Eaton Canyon nature center. Very active, slender tail longer than body.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Orange-throated Race-runner Aspidoscelis hyperythra

Observer

dean_leavitt

Date

May 28, 2016 06:05 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

What

Little Striped Whiptail Aspidoscelis inornata

Observer

gage4

Date

May 28, 2016 04:26 PM MDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Whiptail Aspidoscelis tigris

Observer

vulpes37

Date

May 28, 2016 05:11 PM MDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Spotted Whiptail Aspidoscelis gularis

Observer

confrench33

Date

May 28, 2016 02:02 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Whiptail Aspidoscelis tigris

Observer

rjadams55

Date

May 21, 2016

Photos / Sounds

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What

Six-lined Racerunner Aspidoscelis sexlineata

Observer

connor22

Date

May 27, 2016 06:13 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Cape Giant Whiptail Aspidoscelis maxima

Observer

bhollingsworth

Date

May 27, 2016 11:01 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Dean Leavitt with a Cape Giant Whiptail!

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Central American whiptail Ameiva festiva

Observer

evahedstrom

Date

March 11, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Great Basin Whiptail Aspidoscelis tigris ssp. tigris

Observer

microm

Date

May 26, 2016

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Whiptail Aspidoscelis tigris

Observer

matty

Date

May 26, 2016 12:29 PM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Teiidae is a family of lizards native to the Americas, generally known as whiptails. The group includes the parthenogenic genera Cnemidophorus and Aspidoscelis, and the non-parthenogenic Tupinambis. It has over 230 member species in ten genera. About 75% of the species are in two dominant genera, Aspidoscelis and Cnemidophorus.

No range data available.
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