Southeastern Arizona (mostly) Herp List
August 2014
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Lizards
CrotaphytidaeCollared and Leopard Lizards
Crotaphytus nebrius
Sonoran Collared Lizard
new species
PhrynosomatidaeSpiny Lizards
Callisaurus draconoides ventralis
Eastern Zebra-tailed Lizard
Holbrookia elegans thermophila
Sonoran Earless Lizard
Phrynosoma hernandesi hernandesi
Hernandez’s Short-horned Lizard
Sceloporus clarkii clarkii
Sonoran Spiny Lizard
Sceloporus orcutti
Granite Spiny Lizard
Sceloporus poinsettii poinsettii
New Mexico Crevice Spiny Lizard
Urosaurus ornatus schottii
Schott’s Tree Lizard
Uta stansburiana elegans
Western Side-blotched Lizard
TeiidaeWhiptails and Tegus
Aspidoscelis sonorae
Sonoran Spotted Whiptail
Aspidoscelis xanthonota
Red-backed Whiptail
Snakes
ColubridaeHarmless Egg-laying Snakes
Phyllorhynchus decurtatus
Spotted Leaf-nosed Snake
Pituophis catenifer affinis
Sonoran Gopher Snake
Trimorphodon lambda
Sonoran Lyresnake
new species
ViperidaeVipers
Crotalus atrox
Western Diamond-backed Rattlesnake
Crotalus tigris
Tiger Rattlesnake
Crotalus viridis
Prairie Rattlesnake
Crotalus willardi willardi
Arizona Ridge-nosed Rattlesnake
new species
Turtles and Tortoises
EmydidaeBox and Pond Turtles
Terrapene ornata luteola
Desert Box Turtle
Frogs and Toads
BufonidaeTrue Toads
Anaxyrus cognatus
Great Plains Toad
Anaxyrus punctatus
Red-spotted Toad
Incilius alvarius
Sonoran Desert Toad
HylidaeTreefrogs
Hyla wrightorum
Arizona Treefrog
new species
ScaphiopodidaeSpadefoot Toads
Scaphiopus couchii
Couch’s Spadefoot
Spea multiplicata stagnalis
Chihuahuan Desert Spadefoot
Summary
Lizards:
Snakes:
Turtles and Tortoises:
Frogs and Toads:
total:
new species:
12
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1
6
27
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