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 Flat-tail Horned Lizard (Phrynosoma mcallii)




Flat-tail Horned Lizard | Phrynosoma mcallii photo
Flat tail Horned Lizard

Photograph by USFWS, Jim Rorabaugh. License: Public Domain.  (view image details)

FLAT-TAIL HORNED LIZARD FACTS

Conservation Status
The conservation status in the 2004 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals is "near threatened".

Classification
Class:Reptilia
Order:Squamata (Sauria)
Family:Phrynosomatidae
Genus:Phrynosoma
Species:mcallii
Common Name:Flat-tail Horned Lizard


Relatives in same Genus
  Texas Horned Lizard (P. cornutum)
  Coast Horned Lizard (P. coronatum)
  Roundtail Horned Lizard (P. modestum)
  Desert Horned Lizard (P. platyrhinos)