checkered whiptail

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Noun1.checkered whiptail - markings are darker and more marked than in western whiptail; from southeastern Colorado to eastern Chihuahua
whiptail, whiptail lizard - any of numerous very agile and alert New World lizards
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The Colorado Checkered Whiptail (Aspidoscelis neotesselata) was described in 1997 and is endemic to southeastern Colorado (Walker and others 1997a).