Baja California and San Diego area Herp List
May 2013
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Lizards
CrotaphytidaeCollared and Leopard Lizards
Gambelia copeii
Cope’s Leopard Lizard
EublepharidaeEyelid Geckos
IguanidaeIguanas
Sauromalus ater
Common Chuckwalla
PhrynosomatidaeSpiny Lizards
Petrosaurus mearnsi
Mearns’s Rock Lizard
Phrynosoma blainvillii
Blainville’s Horned Lizard
Phrynosoma cerroense
Cedros Island Horned Lizard
new species
Sceloporus graciosus vandenburgianus
Southern Sagebrush Lizard
Sceloporus occidentalis longipes
Great Basin Fence Lizard
Sceloporus orcutti
Granite Spiny Lizard
Sceloporus zosteromus
Baja California Spiny Lizard
new species
Urosaurus microscutatus
Small-scaled Lizard
Uta stansburiana elegans
Western Side-blotched Lizard
ScincidaeSkinks
Plestiodon skiltonianus interparietalis
Coronado Skink
new subspecies
TeiidaeWhiptails and Tegus
Aspidoscelis hyperythra beldingi
Belding’s Orange-throated Whiptail
Snakes
BoidaeBoas
Lichanura trivirgata
Rosy Boa
new species
ColubridaeHarmless Egg-laying Snakes
Arizona elegans eburnata
Desert Glossy Snake
Chionactis annulata annulata
Colorado Desert Shovel-nosed Snake
Lampropeltis californiae
California Kingsnake
Pituophis catenifer annectens
San Diego Gopher Snake
Trimorphodon lyrophanes
California Lyresnake
DipsadidaeRear-fanged Snakes
Hypsiglena ochrorhyncha klauberi
San Diego Nightsnake
new species
ViperidaeVipers
Crotalus oreganus helleri
Southern Pacific Rattlesnake
Crotalus ruber
Red Diamond Rattlesnake
Frogs and Toads
BufonidaeTrue Toads
Anaxyrus californicus
Arroyo Toad
new species
HylidaeTreefrogs
Pseudacris cadaverina
California Treefrog
Summary
Lizards:
Snakes:
Frogs and Toads:
total:
new species:
new subspecies:
14
9
2
25
5
1