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Phrynosoma cornutum
Phrynosoma cornutum
Texas Horned Lizard
Photographer: Lloyd Ullberg
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 0091 3183 0986 0036 (2001-03-07)

Copyright © 2001 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  unknown
  • location   not provided
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 45101
  • photo category: Animal - Reptile

  • common names   Texas Horned Lizard, Lagartija-cornuda Texana (ITIS )
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Joe Newsome    Jul 11, 2001

    Action: changed name from "Phrynosoma mccalli" to "Phrynosoma cornutum "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Not a Flat-tailed horned lizard. This is a Texas Horned lizard. Distinguished by the white, rather than black, dorsal stripe, stripes radiating out from the eye, head spine shapes, and lack of a flat tail.

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