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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

What

Whiptail Lizards Genus Aspidoscelis

Observer

johnkarges

Date

August 15, 2015 11:52 AM CDT

Description

Juvenile active in semi-arid plains grassland, some juniper.
N30.54009252 W-103.8374963
JPK-2597

Photos / Sounds

What

Belding’s Orange-throated Whiptail Aspidoscelis hyperythra ssp. beldingi

Observer

reynazavala

Date

February 11, 2016 08:41 AM PST

Description

Whip tail lizard

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Rainbow Ameiva Holcosus undulatus

Observer

gaudettelaura

Date

December 25, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Forest Whiptail Kentropyx pelviceps

Observer

jerikson

Date

February 1, 2016 01:51 PM YEKT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Western Whiptail Aspidoscelis tigris

Observer

hannawacker

Date

May 13, 2005

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Amazon Racerunner Ameiva ameiva

Observer

onildo_marini

Date

November 2, 2007 12:04 PM BRST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

jeanclaude

Date

January 7, 2016 10:00 AM CST

Description

Wild lizard black body striped tail black and grey , common a hundred meters away from the beach

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bonaire Whiptail Cnemidophorus ruthveni

Observer

jeanclaude

Date

January 6, 2016 03:00 PM CST

Description

wild Lizard with green tail in the city , on outdoor stairs , size estimated 30-40 cm

Photos / Sounds

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What

Argentine Black and White Tegu Salvator merianae

Observer

steviekgold

Date

September 10, 2015 11:05 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Argentine Black and White Tegu Salvator merianae

Observer

steviekgold

Date

September 18, 2015 10:52 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Argentine Black and White Tegu Salvator merianae

Observer

nicoolejnik

Date

January 20, 2016

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mexican Pigmy Whiptail Aspidoscelis parvisocia

Observer

sorilet14

Date

September 10, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)
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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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