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 Mesquite Lizard (Sceloporus grammicus)




Mesquite Lizard | Sceloporus grammicus photo
Mesquite Lizard male

Photograph by Agkistrodon. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)

MESQUITE LIZARD FACTS

Classification
Class:Reptilia
Order:Squamata (Sauria)
Family:Phrynosomatidae
Genus:Sceloporus
Species:grammicus
Common Name:Mesquite Lizard


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