Texas Horned Lizard

Phrynosoma cornutum

Summary 2

The Texas horned lizard (Phrynosoma cornutum) is one of about 14 North American species of spikey-bodied reptiles called horned lizards. P. cornutum ranges from Colorado and Kansas to northern Mexico (in the Sonoran desert), and from southeastern Arizona to Texas. Also, isolated, introduced populations are found in the Carolinas, Georgia, and northern Florida. Texas horned lizards may also be native to Louisiana and Arkansas.

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  1. (c) Amy Buthod, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), http://www.flickr.com/photos/37738908@N00/395828737
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phrynosoma_cornutum

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Status Native