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 Orangethroat Whiptail (Cnemidophorus hyperythrus)




Orangethroat Whiptail | Cnemidophorus hyperythrus photo
Cnemidophorus hyperythrus

Photograph by USGS, Chris Brown. License: Public Domain.  (view image details)

ORANGETHROAT WHIPTAIL FACTS

Classification
Class:Reptilia
Order:Squamata (Sauria)
Family:Teiidae
Genus:Cnemidophorus
Species:hyperythrus
Common Name:Orangethroat Whiptail


Relatives in same Genus
  Texas Spotted Whiptail (C. gularis gularis)
  Six lined Racerunner (C. sexlineatus)
  Western Whiptail (C. tigris)
  Desert Grassland Whiptail (C. uniparens)