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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

Photos / Sounds

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

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Whiptail Lizards Genus Aspidoscelis

Observer

vmparga2

Date

October 19, 2014

Description

Escaped through a hole under a bush.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Whiptail Lizards Genus Aspidoscelis

Observer

vmparga2

Date

November 3, 2014

Place

Utep (Google, OSM)

Description

The reptile was scurrying through the rock wall and escaped through the cracks.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Orange-throated Race-runner Aspidoscelis hyperythra

Observer

patsimpson2000

Date

November 19, 2014 02:03 PM PST

Description

Second individual observed in one spot. They got into a little fight.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Orange-throated Race-runner Aspidoscelis hyperythra

Observer

patsimpson2000

Date

November 19, 2014 02:03 PM PST

Description

1 of 2 individuals observed.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Cnemidophorus marmoratus Aspidoscelis tigris

Observer

kajacquez

Date

October 3, 2014

Description

Different shades of brown, black spots, approximately 7 to 8 inches long

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Spotted Whiptail Aspidoscelis gularis

Observer

oecordero

Date

October 23, 2014 01:23 PM MDT

Description

Laying out in the sun on a hot day

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

November 19, 2013

Description

Roadkill.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

November 15, 2014

Description

Footprints.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Huico pinto del noreste Aspidoscelis gularis

Observer

ericogr23

Date

September 3, 2014

Place

In Home (Google, OSM)

Description

The striped lizard was inside the house eating little scarabs passing by my house

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Texas spotted whiptail Aspidoscelis gularis

Observer

ashleytubbs

Date

September 22, 2013 05:59 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Six-lined Racerunner Aspidoscelis sexlineata

Observer

ashleytubbs

Date

July 7, 2013 10:42 PM CDT
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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.