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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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What

Six-lined Racerunner Aspidoscelis sexlineata

Observer

johnkarges

Date

April 5, 2015 03:13 PM CDT

Description

Subadult (size) beneath beach board above high-tide in terrestrial vegetation

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What

Western Whiptail Aspidoscelis tigris

Observer

mickeylong

Date

April 29, 2015

Description

Fairly common along trail to Bridge to Nowhere.

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What

Huicos Genus Aspidoscelis

Observer

francisco3

Date

May 2, 2015 09:27 AM HST

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What

California Whiptail Aspidoscelis tigris ssp. mundus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

May 1, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Six-lined Racerunner Aspidoscelis sexlineata

Observer

andygluesenkamp

Date

May 1, 2015 04:09 PM CDT

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What

Common Spotted Whiptail Aspidoscelis gularis

Observer

romeyswanson

Date

April 29, 2015 02:06 PM CDT

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What

Common Spotted Whiptail Aspidoscelis gularis

Observer

toby

Date

April 30, 2015 01:18 PM CDT

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What

Common Spotted Whiptail Aspidoscelis gularis

Observer

toby

Date

April 29, 2015 11:26 AM CDT

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What

Little Striped Whiptail Aspidoscelis inornata

Observer

acasas

Date

April 25, 2015 10:08 AM MDT

Description

Quick and nimble, vibrant blue color on tail and underside, stripes along its back, around 5 inches in length

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Observer

jorgehvaldez

Date

May 1, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Whiptail Lizards Genus Aspidoscelis

Observer

jamirae21

Date

May 1, 2015 04:15 PM MDT

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What

Common Spotted Whiptail Aspidoscelis gularis

Observer

skimmy

Date

May 1, 2015 05:40 PM CDT

Description

Caught under a rock at Barton Creek Habitat Preserve. He was very fast and hard to catch.

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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.