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 Texas Horned Lizard (Phrynosoma cornutum)




Texas Horned Lizard | Phrynosoma cornutum photo
Texas Horned Lizard sitting on a log.

Photograph by PD-USGOV.. License: Public Domain.  (view image details)

TEXAS HORNED LIZARD FACTS

Classification
Class:Reptilia
Order:Squamata (Sauria)
Family:Phrynosomatidae
Genus:Phrynosoma
Species:cornutum
Common Name:Texas Horned Lizard


Relatives in same Genus
  Coast Horned Lizard (P. coronatum)
  Flat-tail Horned Lizard (P. mcallii)
  Roundtail Horned Lizard (P. modestum)
  Desert Horned Lizard (P. platyrhinos)