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White Sands prairie lizard

Sceloporus cowlesi


About 3 inches snout to vent. Gray to golden brown colors. I found this one in wood debris from a juniper that was like an oasis in the sand dunes at White sands (pics 3 and 4). Aka the southwestern fence lizard.


Spotted at White Sands National Monument.

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1 Comment

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway a week ago

Wow that last pic says something about resilience.

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New Mexico, USA

Lat: 32.98, Long: -106.32

Spotted on Oct 18, 2019
Submitted on Nov 2, 2019

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