Desert Spiny Lizard
An adult male desert spiny lizard basks in the spring afternoon sun in the desert sand in rural San Bernardino County. This individual had very vivid blues and oranges in the sunlight.
- © 2013
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- 4288x2848 / 9.8MB
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- Spiny Desert Lizards and Their Allies (Phrynosomatidae)