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Southern Alligator lizard

Description:

I was quite surprised to see such a large alligator lizard! It had markings similar to a gopher snake. It tried to scare me away by flattening it's head into a triangle just like a rattle snake!

Habitat:

Seen in Castle rock regional park



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2 Comments

Hema
Hema 2 months ago

Thanks Brian!

Brian38
Brian38 2 months ago

That's awesome Hema! Love that close up!

Arizona, USA

Lat: 35.46, Long: -112.15

Spotted on Oct 11, 2018
Submitted on Oct 11, 2018

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