Phrynosoma


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Noun1.Phrynosoma - horned lizardsPhrynosoma - horned lizards      
reptile genus - a genus of reptiles
horned lizard, horned toad, horny frog - insectivorous lizard with hornlike spines on the head and spiny scales on the body; of western North America
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Hyla regilla, Gambelia copei, Phrynosoma coronatum, Sceloporus zosteromus, Sceloporus occidentalis, Uta stansburiana, Coleonyx variegatus, Cnemidophorus tigris, Elgaria [cedrosensis.sup.*], Leptotyphlops humilis, Lichanura trivirgata, Chilomeniscus stramenius, Hypsiglena torquata, pituophis [insulanus.sup.*], Crotalus ruber.
This includes several protected and endangered species of wildlife, including Sonoran pronghorn antelope (Antilocapra americana sonoriensis), cactus ferruginous pygmy owl (Glaucidium brasilianum cactorum), and flat-tailed horned lizard (Phrynosoma mcallii), as well as abundant unprotected species of wildlife, most notably desert mule deer (Odocoileus hemionus eremicus; Ordway and Krausman, 1986; Ragotzkie and Bailey, 1991; Marshal et al., 2006).
Martin del Campo (1949), realizo una revision de datos herpetologicos para el estado; Aseff (1967) registro 45 especies, nueve de anfibios y 36 de reptiles para el centro, sur y norte del estado, de las cuales cinco especies fueron registradas por primera vez; para el municipio de Galeana, Horowitz (1955) reconocio la presencia de Phrynosoma orbiculare, Knight y Scudday (1985) registraron la presencia de Gerrhonotus parvus y Trevino (1978) realizo un inventario herpetologico con el que determino 57 especies y subespecies, y siete fueron nuevos registros; ninguno de los autores anteriores documento o realizo colectas continuas para el Cerro El Potosi.
The members of the genus Phrynosoma, commonly known as horned lizards, have a wide geographic distribution; they range from Canada to Guatemala and consist of 13 described species, with eight distributed in Canada, the United States, and Mexico.
siniferus, mostrando asi que son las especies que ocupan un mayor intervalo altitudinal en el Cerro Guiengola; 15 especies, entre ellas Trimorphodon biscutatus, Drymarchon melanurus, Basiliscus vittatus, Phrynosoma asio, Ollotis canalifera y Rhinella marina solo se registraron en el primer piso altitudinal por debajo de los 150 m snm.
-- This study examined the gastrointestinal tracts of 30 museum specimens of Phrynosoma cornutum collected from Chihuahuan Desert habitats in Texas, New Mexico and the Mexican state of Chihuahua.
Nesting and hatchling behavior of the Texas horned lizard (Phrynosoma cornutum).
I-VIII [includes Girard's A Monographic Essay on the Genus Phrynosoma, p.
our research was focused on collecting data on use of resources by three common species of lizards, Uta stansburiana, Phrynosoma modestum, and Aspidoscelis tigris.
18% 25.12 g 0.8% Sceloporus magister 6% 18.32 g 0.6% Phrynosoma coronatum 6% 22.80 g 0.7% Colubridae sp.
Within Phrynosomatinae are the genera Callisaurus, Cophosaurus, Holbrookia, Phrynosoma, and Uma, and within Sceloporinae are Petrosaurus, Sceloporus, Urosaurus, and Uta.
-- A survey to assess the status of the Texas horned lizard (Phrynosoma cornutum) in Texas was conducted in 1992.