Arizona Herp List
April 2005
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Lizards
AnguidaeLateral Fold Lizards
Elgaria kingii nobilis
Arizona Alligator Lizard
new species
EublepharidaeEyelid Geckos
PhrynosomatidaeSpiny Lizards
Callisaurus draconoides ventralis
Eastern Zebra-tailed Lizard
Phrynosoma hernandesi hernandesi
Hernandez’s Short-horned Lizard
Phrynosoma platyrhinos
Desert Horned Lizard
Phrynosoma solare
Regal Horned Lizard
new species
Urosaurus ornatus schottii
Schott’s Tree Lizard
Snakes
ColubridaeHarmless Egg-laying Snakes
Coluber taeniatus taeniatus
Desert Striped Whipsnake
Salvadora hexalepis hexalepis
Desert Patch-nosed Snake
new subspecies
Sonora semiannulata semiannulata
Variable Groundsnake
new species
Tantilla hobartsmithi
Smith’s Black-headed Snake
DipsadidaeRear-fanged Snakes
ViperidaeVipers
Crotalus atrox
Western Diamond-backed Rattlesnake
new species
Summary
Lizards:
Snakes:
total:
new species:
new subspecies:
8
6
14
4
1