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    • Whiptails and Tegus
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    • Cuijes, huicos y parientes
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    • Teiidae

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Recent observations

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aruba whiptail Cnemidophorus arubensis

Date

December 8, 2014 11:01 AM CST

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Gray-checkered Whiptail Aspidoscelis tesselata

Observer

gtsalmon

Date

June 18, 2009 03:36 PM CDT

Description

Hwy 385 N of Marathon. Imaged only. GTS 725.

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Aspidoscelis marmoratus Aspidoscelis marmorata

Observer

jaredholmes

Date

November 28, 2014

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What

jungle-runners Genus Ameiva

Observer

hartvillestuff

Date

November 19, 2014

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What

Pai Striped Whiptail Aspidoscelis pai

Observer

andybridges

Date

August 7, 2014 06:45 AM MDT

Description

Noosed and marked in PEFO NP Herp monitoring program.

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What

Chihuahuan Spotted Whiptail Aspidoscelis exsanguis

Observer

jaredholmes

Date

July 4, 2014

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What

Aspidoscelis deppii Aspidoscelis deppei

Observer

hfabian

Date

May 31, 2014

Description

Near Tarcoles River.

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Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

October 31, 2013

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Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

October 7, 2013

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Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

October 6, 2013

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No photos or sounds

What

Whiptail Lizards Genus Aspidoscelis

Observer

vmparga2

Date

October 19, 2014

Description

Big one had to be about 4 1/2 inches long wandering around

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What

Whiptail Lizards Genus Aspidoscelis

Observer

vmparga2

Date

October 19, 2014

Description

Escaped through a hole under a bush.

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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.