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 Crevice Spiny Lizard (Sceloporus poinsettii)




Crevice Spiny Lizard | Sceloporus poinsettii photo
Crevice Spiny Lizard (Sceloporus poinsettii)

Photograph by TimVickers. License: Public Domain.  (view image details)

CREVICE SPINY LIZARD FACTS

Classification
Class:Reptilia
Order:Squamata (Sauria)
Family:Phrynosomatidae
Genus:Sceloporus
Species:poinsettii
Common Name:Crevice Spiny Lizard


Relatives in same Genus
  Sagebrush Lizard (S. graciosus)
  Mesquite Lizard (S. grammicus)
  Desert Spiny Lizard (S. magister)
  Western Fence Lizard (S. occidentalis)
  Texas Spiny Lizard (S. olivaceus)
  Blue Spiny Lizard (S. serrifer)
  Eastern Fence Lizard (S. undulatus)