sagebrush lizard

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Synonyms for sagebrush lizard

a ground dweller that prefers open ground and scattered low bushes

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Fish and Wildlife Service declined to list the dunes sagebrush lizard under the Endangered Species Act, after the state comptroller's office finalized a voluntary plan meant to protect the lizard and conserve its habitat.
Caption: The dunes sagebrush lizard is a rare species found only in shinnery oak dune habitat in southeastern New Mexico and adjacent Texas.
When Martins entered the field in the late 1980s, the few studies of the sagebrush lizard, or Sceloporus graciosus, had focused on head motions of captive males.
The purpose of this study was to examine persistence and stability of the component helminth community in a population of the southern sagebrush lizard Sceloporus graciosus vandenburgianus Cope, 1896, from southern California.
Fish and Wildlife Service updating the federal agency on the status of the "Texas Conservation Plan" for the dunes sagebrush lizard.
Three other species of lizards that inhabit this ecosystem have patternless morphology; dunes sagebrush lizard Sceloporus arenicolus (Fitzgerald and painter, 2009), prairie lizard S.
It also supports a healthy and diverse wildlife base, including the lesser prairie-chicken (Tympanuchus pallidicinctus), black-tailed prairie dog (Cynomys ludovicianus), ferruginous hawk (Buteo regalis), burrowing owl (Athene cunicularia), and dunes sagebrush lizard (Sceloporus arenicolus).
in stomach granulomas of the sagebrush lizard, Sceloporus graciosus.
And when it came to weighing in on a state plan to protect the threatened dunes sagebrush lizard and keep the federal government from listing it as an endangered species, Abbott split it right down the middle.
A classic 11-year study of the sagebrush lizard Sceloporus graciosus (closest relative of S.
And his legislation let Combs develop a conservation plan for the dunes sagebrush lizard, a tiny, sand-colored reptile whose home is the oil-rich Permian Basin.
Thermal ecology and activity patterns of the short-horned lizard (Phrynosoma douglassi) and the sagebrush lizard (Sceloporus graciosus) in southeastern Idaho (USA).
This research project - which will be open to competitive bids from all Texas public universities - is separate from the comptroller's efforts to conserve the state's threatened sagebrush lizard, which the U.
Combs asked earlier this year to intervene in a lawsuit over the dunes sagebrush lizard, a threatened reptile that calls West Texas' oil-rich Permian Basin home.