Classification
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All Names

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

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Recent observations

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Observer

abr

Date

October 12, 2014 03:08 PM PDT

Description

My best guess is a western sagebrush lizard. It was hanging out under a desert peach on pumice sand soils.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Southern Sagebrush Lizard Sceloporus graciosus ssp. vandenburgianus

Observer

mickeylong

Date

October 2, 2014

Description

Two of approx. 8 young of the year out in small area (100 sq. meters) around parking lot edges.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Sagebrush Lizard Sceloporus graciosus

Observer

dreierj

Date

April 9, 1990

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

lonnyholmes

Date

October 17, 2013 11:43 AM PDT

Description

Small smooth scaled lizard

Photos / Sounds

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What

Southern Sagebrush Lizard Sceloporus graciosus ssp. vandenburgianus

Observer

rdm24

Date

May 25, 2009 12:04 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Sagebrush Lizard Sceloporus graciosus

Observer

johndumbacher

Date

August 18, 2014 04:32 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

susanelliott

Date

September 7, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Southern Sagebrush Lizard Sceloporus graciosus ssp. vandenburgianus

Observer

mickeylong

Date

May 27, 2013

Photos / Sounds

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What

Southern Sagebrush Lizard Sceloporus graciosus ssp. vandenburgianus

Observer

asemerdj

Date

August 8, 2009 06:11 PM PDT

Description

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Photos / Sounds

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What

Sagebrush Lizard Sceloporus graciosus

Observer

kueda

Date

August 16, 2014 03:15 PM PDT

Description

Many thanks to Hank for alerting me to the presence of this species up there! I'm sure I never would have noticed they weren't fence lizards on my own.

Photos / Sounds

What

Mountain Swift Sceloporus graciosus ssp. gracilis

Observer

robberfly

Date

August 17, 2014 03:13 PM PDT

Description

Relict population up here not seen by many. I've seen it now at Antioch Dunes and here.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Northern Sagebrush Lizard Sceloporus graciosus ssp. graciosus

Observer

sullivanribbit

Date

July 5, 2014
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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