Northern fence lizards
are native to New York, but occur only in a few isolated colonies in the southeastern part of the state.
Social significance of ventro lateral coloration in the fence lizard
, Sceloporus undulatus.
Borreliacidal factor in the blood of the western fence lizard
Klukowski M (2004) Seasonal changes in abundance of bostseeking chiggers (Acari: Trombiculidae) and infestations on fence lizards
I conclude that the impact of the western fence lizard
on the meadow food chains varies considerably over small spatial scales, as a result of the lizard's restriction to a central place.
The Western fence lizard
(Sceloporus occidentalis) can distinguish between potential predators using visual cues about size and movement patterns (Fitch 1940, Fine 1999).
A shock of blue across its neck hinted that the reptile might be a subspecies of fence lizard
The northern fence lizard
has strongly keeled scales that give it a dull, spiny appearance.
Sceloporus occidentalis: preferred body temperature of the western fence lizard
In the Western fence lizard
, for example, this "eye' is a yellow-white spot that sits in a 1-millimeter opening between the skull bones on the top of the head.
The sympatric Western Fence Lizard
, Sceloporus occidentalis actually eats Argentine Ants (Foster, et al.
Here, I report on an observation of short-term freezing survival in the eastern fence lizard
Sceloporus undulatus, which is common and widespread throughout much of the southern and eastern United States.
Home range in the western fence lizard
(Sceloporus occidentalis occidentalis).
Experimental work with the eastern fence lizard
Sceloporus undulatus and U.
in the western fence lizard
, Sceloporus occidentalis biseriatus (Iguanidae), from southern California.