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Lagarto Espinoso, Spiny Lizard

Sceloporus spinosus


This species occurs in a wide variety of habitats including dry scrubland, juniper forest, oak forest, and within secondary forest and crops (traditional)


This species is a widespread endemic found over much of central Mexico. It ranges between 1,500 and 2,300 m, from S Coahuila and Durango, Zacatecas, San Luis Potosí, Tamaulipas, N Jalisco, Aguascalientes, Guanajuato, Veracruz, Michoacan, Hidalgo, and Puebla on the Mexican plateau, Oaxaca, Nuevo Leon, Quéretaro

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San Luis Potosí, San Luis Potosí, Mexico

Spotted on Oct 17, 2011
Submitted on Jul 1, 2012

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