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  • Spanish
    • Lagartija nocturna del desierto
  • Seri
    • coz√≠xoj
  • English
    • Desert Night Lizard
  • Scientific Names
    • Xantusia vigilis

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Recent observations

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Square

What

Desert Night Lizard Xantusia vigilis

Observer

kueda

Date

February 20, 2004

Photos / Sounds

What

Desert Night Lizard Xantusia vigilis

Observer

knightericm

Date

August 4, 2013 09:04 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Yucca Night Lizard (Xantusia vigilis vigilis) Xantusia vigilis ssp. vigilis

Observer

jaguarsage

Date

September 21, 2013

Description

Young Night Lizard found under a rock on the side of a hill near the Beale Adobe. California juniper and yuccas on the (very dry, soft soiled) hill. Sag pond & wetlands nearby.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Desert Night Lizard Xantusia vigilis

Observer

sgbofav

Date

September 16, 2013 09:50 AM PDT

Description

Found in a wood pile today.

Photos / Sounds

What

Desert Night Lizard Xantusia vigilis

Observer

sgbofav

Date

October 28, 2011

Description

I discovered this
Desert Night Lizard beneath a piece of decaying, Joshua Tree branch.

Photos / Sounds

What

Desert Night Lizard Xantusia vigilis ssp. vigilis

Observer

sullivanribbit

Date

September 8, 2006

Photos / Sounds

What

Desert Night Lizard Xantusia vigilis

Observer

sullivanribbit

Date

April 16, 2009

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Desert Night Lizard Xantusia vigilis

Observer

nerodia

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Desert Night Lizard Xantusia vigilis

Observer

th0th

Date

March 15, 2013

Description

Captured by Scott Loarie after a Herculean effort

Photos / Sounds

What

Desert Night Lizard Xantusia vigilis

Observer

james3

Date

March 29, 2013

Photos / Sounds

What

Desert Night Lizard Xantusia vigilis

Observer

loarie

Date

March 15, 2013

Description

My first Night Lizard!

Photos / Sounds

What

Desert Night Lizard Xantusia vigilis

Observer

screws

Date

March 27, 2011
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Description from Wikipedia

The Desert Night Lizard Xantusia vigilis is a night lizard native to southern California east of the Sierras and San Gabriel Mountains into Baja California, southern Nevada, southwestern Utah and extreme western Arizona.