Classification
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  • English
    • Desert Night Lizard
  • Scientific Names
    • Xantusia vigilis
  • Seri
    • cozíxoj
  • Spanish
    • Lagartija nocturna del desierto

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Desert Night Lizard Xantusia vigilis

Observer

desertmax

Date

October 27, 2015 10:15 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Desert Night Lizard Xantusia vigilis

Observer

lfelliott

Date

April 9, 1984

Description

single individual seen but not captured under ~5 cm accumulated palm fronds

Photos / Sounds

What

Desert Night Lizard Xantusia vigilis

Observer

euproserpinus

Date

July 29, 2016 05:36 PM PDT

Description

Inside building.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Desert Night Lizard Xantusia vigilis

Observer

rafas_lara

Date

April 22, 2016 09:44 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

What

Desert Night Lizard Xantusia vigilis

Observer

cathybell

Date

June 30, 2016 08:47 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Itty bitty young one!

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Desert Night Lizard Xantusia vigilis

Observer

cathybell

Date

June 20, 2016 06:47 PM PDT

Description

In the track of a sliding door.

Photos / Sounds

What

Desert Night Lizard Xantusia vigilis

Observer

lonnyholmes

Date

June 18, 2016 07:48 PM MST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Desert Night Lizard Xantusia vigilis

Observer

jcmaerz

Date

June 5, 2016 09:10 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Desert Night Lizard Xantusia vigilis

Observer

lonnyholmes

Date

June 6, 2016 07:43 PM MST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Desert Night Lizard Xantusia vigilis

Observer

jesse19

Date

May 24, 2016 08:26 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Desert Night Lizard Xantusia vigilis

Observer

apatten

Date

May 14, 2016 09:48 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Desert Night Lizard Xantusia vigilis

Observer

brettbutler

Date

April 24, 2015 01:48 PM EDT

Description

Found in fallen yucca plants in Red Rock Canyon State Park, CA.

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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.

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