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Pygmy Short-horned Lizard (Phrynosoma douglasii)

Created: November 1st, 2019 - 11:05 AM
Last Modified: November 1st, 2019 - 11:05 AM
Entered by: Jonathan Hakim
Record 327462
Country:
United States
State:
California
County:
Siskiyou County
Time:
2018-06-01 12:42:00
Qty:
1
Age:
Sub-Adult
Sex:
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Method:
Visual encounter
Habitat:
mountain meadow
Body Temperature:
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Humidity:
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Sky Conditions:
Clear
Moon Phase:
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Notes

As far as I know no one had seen or reported a horned lizard from this meadow since 2005. I found this one almost immediately after walking straight to what looked like the most favorable habitat. However, it is possible that the population is still tenuous. More info at:

https://bangkokherps.wordpress.com/2019/09/10/california-waters-what-can-be-restored/

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