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Prairie Lizard

Sceloporus consobrinus

Description:

Gray or tan with eight (more or less) jagged crossbars on its back. Tends to be darker in cooler weather and lighter in warmer weather.

Habitat:

Woodland edges. The Prairie Lizard prefers spending most of its time up off the ground perched on rocks, logs, fence posts or up in a tree.

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1 Comment

NeilDazet
NeilDazet 8 years ago

I love this spotting. Terrific photos - great job capturing the blue ventral coloration. Missouri Herps FTW!

albear1960
Spotted by
albear1960

Missouri, USA

Spotted on Oct 23, 2011
Submitted on Oct 24, 2011

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