Classification
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All Names

  • Spanish
    • Lagartija espinosa de pastizal
    • lagartija espinosa de Baja California Norte
  • English
    • Common Sagebrush Lizard
    • Sagebrush Lizard
    • Southern Sagebrush Lizard
  • Scientific Names
    • Sceloporus graciosus
    • Sceloporus graciousus
    • Sceloporus gratiosus
    • Sceloporus vandenburgianus
  • Unknown
    • Southern Sagebrush Lizard

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Sagebrush Lizard Sceloporus graciosus

Observer

screws

Date

August 15, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Southern Sagebrush Lizard Sceloporus graciosus ssp. vandenburgianus

Observer

gregpauly

Date

August 27, 2015 12:11 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Sagebrush Lizard Sceloporus graciosus ssp. graciosus

Observer

jane5

Date

July 15, 2010

Description

Theodore Roosevelt National Park North Unit at the Oxbow Bend Overlook

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sagebrush Lizard Sceloporus graciosus

Observer

kueda

Date

July 29, 2015 04:59 PM PDT

Description

Not the greatest pic, but much smaller scales than Western Fence.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Southern Sagebrush Lizard Sceloporus graciosus ssp. vandenburgianus

Observer

cedric_lee

Date

August 15, 2015 01:31 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Southern Sagebrush Lizard Sceloporus graciosus ssp. vandenburgianus

Observer

mickeylong

Date

August 7, 2015

Description

Several on ground and logs along Pacific Crest Trail NW of campground.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Sagebrush Lizard Sceloporus graciosus

Observer

jon_sullivan

Date

July 18, 2015 05:59 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Sagebrush Lizard Sceloporus graciosus

Observer

jon_sullivan

Date

July 18, 2015 06:33 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Sagebrush Lizard Sceloporus graciosus

Observer

jon_sullivan

Date

July 18, 2015 10:07 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Sagebrush Lizard Sceloporus graciosus

Observer

jon_sullivan

Date

July 18, 2015 11:39 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Sagebrush Lizard Sceloporus graciosus

Observer

jon_sullivan

Date

July 18, 2015 11:50 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Sagebrush Lizard Sceloporus graciosus

Observer

jon_sullivan

Date

July 18, 2015 11:40 AM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The sagebrush lizard (Sceloporus graciosus) is a common species of phrynosomatid lizard found at mid to high altitudes in the western United States of America. It belongs to the genus Sceloporus (spiny lizards) in the Phrynosomatidae family of reptiles. Named after the sagebrush plants near which it is commonly found, the sagebrush lizard has keeled and spiny scales running along its dorsal surface.

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Conservation Summary

Description: Adapted by Scott Loarie from the published IUCN 2012.2 range for Sceloporus graciosus which included some but not all of what they refer to as Sceloporus vandenburgianus