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    • Whiptails and Tegus
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    • Teiidae

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

naturalia

Date

October 22, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

ABUNDANTE EN LAS AREAS ABIERTAS DE MATORRAL XEROFILO

Photos / Sounds

What

Amazon Racerunner Ameiva ameiva

Observer

csavy

Date

August 16, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Amazon Racerunner Ameiva ameiva

Observer

csavy

Date

August 14, 2014

Place

Guyana (Google, OSM)

Description

Male

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Rainbow Whiptail Cnemidophorus lemniscatus

Observer

csavy

Date

August 14, 2014

Place

Guyana (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Amazon Racerunner Ameiva ameiva

Observer

csavy

Date

August 14, 2014

Place

Guyana (Google, OSM)

Description

Female

Photos / Sounds

What

Rainbow Ameiva Holcosus undulatus

Observer

indiojones

Date

September 2, 2014

Description

Located in a semi-clearing in a dry tropical forest, and within meters of a seasonal river (dry).

Salient feature: iridescent green side stripes.

Salient behavior: attracted to sound and moving disturbance. Although positioned with 2 meters of the iguana, when a small pebble was thrown nearby to move the creature, it moved TOWARD the object thrown, not away.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Spotted Whiptail Aspidoscelis gularis

Observer

cullen

Date

October 8, 2014 03:16 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Desert Grassland Whiptail Aspidoscelis uniparens

Observer

finatic

Date

August 18, 2010 01:20 PM PDT

Description

Santa Cruz County, Arizona, US

Photos / Sounds

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What

Sonoran Spotted Whiptail Aspidoscelis sonorae

Observer

finatic

Date

August 16, 2010 11:10 AM PDT

Description

Cochise County, Arizona, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Spotted Whiptail Aspidoscelis gularis

Observer

kucycads

Date

October 18, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Six-lined Racerunner Aspidoscelis sexlineata

Observer

toby

Date

October 16, 2014 11:43 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Six-lined Racerunner Aspidoscelis sexlineata

Observer

brushf

Date

October 11, 2014

Description

3-4 individuals on pasture roads.

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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.