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Texas spiny lizard

Sceloporus olivaceus

Description:

Small lizard with grey coloring and some black markings. Sharp claws.

Habitat:

This guy is often found basking in the afternoon sun on a concrete ledge located on our playground. There is a small shrub with vines on it that he/she likes to hide in when we get too close.

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Texas, USA

Spotted on Nov 2, 2016
Submitted on Nov 2, 2016

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