Name
Gray-checkered Whiptail
Scientific Name
Category
H
Taxon
Reptiles
Gray-checkered Whiptail (Aspidoscelis dixoni) is a relatively large (up to 36.5 cm total length) all-female species of lizard found in patches across Colorado, Arizona, Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico, and Chihuahua. They inhabit rocky, semi-arid areas with sparse vegetation where they hunt for insects during the day.


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