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Reptile Abstracts, Distribution Maps &
Illustrations
 
Additional Abstract pages
- Amphibians
- Mammals
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- Reptiles
- Invertebrates
 

Below you will find reptile abstracts containing the following information:
- Taxonomy
- Biology
- Distribution
- Population Trends
- Management Status (as available)

- Illustrations

NOTE: Some of the following files are PDF's and require the free Adobe Acrobat Reader. For text-only, use Adobe Access.

 
NOTE: Distribution maps are based on occurrences in the HDMS database and are not meant to be complete or predicted range maps.   Each species has specific criteria that must be met before being entered into the database; therefore the resulting maps reflect only the occurrences that meet the species specific criteria.  Maps contain known extirpated and historic occurrences.
 
Reptiles
Aspidoscelis arizonae
Arizona Striped Whiptail
[PDF, 42kb]
Distribution Map
Aspidoscelis exsanguis
Chihuahuan Spotted Whiptail
[]
Distribution Map
Aspidoscelis neomexicana
New Mexico Whiptail
[PDF, 50kb]

Aspidoscelis pai
Pai Striped Whiptail
[PDF, 46kb]
Distribution Map

Aspidoscelis stictogramma
Giant Spotted Whiptail
[PDF, 28kb]
Distribution Map
Photograph
Aspidoscelis xanthonotus
Redback Whiptail
[PDF, 36kb]
Distribution Map
Photograph
Callisaurus draconoides rhodostictus
Western Zebra-tailed Lizard []
Photograph
Photograph
Callisaurus draconoides ventralis
Arizona Zebra-tailed Lizard []
Photograph
Chionactis occipitalis annulata
Colorado Desert Shovel-nosed Snake
[PDF, 63kb]
Distribution Map
Chionactis occipitalis klauberi
Tucson Shovel-nosed Snake
[PDF, 48kb]
Distribution Map
Photograph
Chionactis palarostris organica
Organ Pipe Shovel-nosed Snake
[PDF, 58kb]
Distribution Map
Photograph
Chrysemys picta bellii
Western Painted Turtle
[PDF, 66kb]
Distribution Map
Coleonyx variegatus bogerti
Tucson Banded Gecko
[PDF, 58kb]
Coleonyx variegatus utahensis
Utah Banded Gecko
[PDF, 64kb]
Coleonyx variegatus variegatus
Desert Banded Gecko
[PDF, 71kb]
Coluber constrictor
Racer []
Distribution Map
Crotalus oreganus concolor
Midget Faded Rattlesnake
[PDF, 70kb]
Crotalus lepidus klauberi
Banded Rock Rattlesnake
[PDF, 19kb]
Distribution Map
Photograph
Crotalus pricei
Twin-spotted Rattlesnake []
Distribution Map
Crotalus viridis
Prairie Rattlesnake [PDF, 61kb]
Distribution Map
Crotalus willardi obscurus
New Mexico Ridge-nosed Rattlesnake
[PDF, 32kb]
Distribution Map
Photograph
Crotalus willardi willardi
Arizona Ridge-nosed Rattlesnake [PDF, 30kb]
Distribution Map
Photograph
Crotaphytus bicinctores
Great Basin Collared Lizard
[PDF, 60kb]
Distribution Map
Crotaphytus nebrius
Sonoran Collared Lizard
[PDF, 59kb]
Distribution Map
Gyalopion canum
Chihahuan Hook-nosed Snake
[PDF, 56kb]
Distribution Map
Gopherus agassizii
Mojave Desert Tortoise
[PDF, 55kb]
Distribution Map
Photograph
Gopherus morafkai
Sonoran Desert Tortoise
[PDF, 55kb]
Distribution Map
Photograph
Heloderma suspectum cinctum
Banded Gila Monster
[PDF, 51kb]
Distribution Map
Photograph
Heterodon kennerlyi
Mexican Hog-nosed Snake
[PDF, 44kb]
Distribution Map
Photograph
Kinosternon sonoriense longifemorale
Sonoyta Mud Turtle
[PDF, 46kb]
Distribution Map
Kinosternon sonoriense sonoriense
Sonora Mud Turtle
[PDF, 28kb]
Lampropeltis getula nigrita
Western Black Kingsnake
[PDF, 44kb]
Distribution Map
Lampropeltis pyromelana
Sonoran Mountain Kingsnake
[PDF, 54kb]
Distribution Map
Lampropeltis triangulum celaenops
New Mexico Milksnake
[PDF, 60kb]
Distribution Map
Lampropeltis triangulum taylori
Utah Milksnake
[PDF, 60kb]
Distribution Map
Photograph
Lichanura orcutti
Northern Three-lined Boa
[PDF, 51kb]
Distribution Map
Photograph
Lichanura trivirgata
Rosy Boa
[PDF, 49kb]
Distribution Map
Photograph
Micruroides euryxanthus
Sonoran Coralsnake
[PDF, 46kb]
Oxybelis aeneus
Brown Vinesnake
[PDF, 41kb]
Distribution Map
Photograph
Pantherophis emoryi
Great Plains Rat Snake
[PDF, 65kb]
Phrynosoma cornutum
Texas Horned Lizard
[PDF, 49kb]
Distribution Map
Photograph
Phrynosoma mcallii
Flat-tailed Horned Lizard [PDF, 69kb]
Distribution Map
Photograph
Plestiodon "gilberti" rubricaudatus
Western Red-tailed Skink
[PDF, 50kb]
Distribution Map
Photograph
Sauromalus ater (Arizona Population)
Arizona Chuckwalla
[PDF, 73kb]
Distribution Map
Photograph
Sceloporus graciosus graciosus
Northern Sagebrush Lizard
[PDF, 33kb]
Sceloporus slevini
Slevin's Bunchgrass Lizard
[PDF, 32kb]
Distribution Map
Sistrurus tergeminus edwardsii
Desert Massasauga
[PDF, 22kb]
Distribution Map
Photograph
Tantilla wilcoxi
Chihuahuan Black-headed Snake
[PDF, 32kb]
Distribution Map

Terrapene ornata luteola

Desert Box Turtle [PDF, 40kb]
Distribution Map

Thamnophis eques megalops
Northern Mexican Gartersnake
[PDF, 39kb]
Distribution Map

Thamnophis rufipunctatus
Narrow-headed Gartersnake
[PDF, 37KB]
Distribution Map
Uma rufopunctata
Yuman Desert Fringe-toed Lizard
[PDF, 58kb]
Distribution Map
Photograph
Uma scopia
Mojave Fring-toed Lizard
[PDF, 51kb]
Distribution Map
Photograph
Photograph
Xantusia arizonae
Arizona Night Lizard [PDF, 47kb]
Distribution Map
 
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