Hernandez’s Short-horned Lizard

Also known as: Greater Short-horned Lizard

Scientific name: Phrynosoma hernandesi

Type: Reptile

Family: Phrynosomatidae (North American Spiny Lizards)

Size: 2 – 5.9 inches length

Weight: 0.4 to 0.6 ounces

Life Span: up to 5 years

New Mexico Herpatology Society

Lizard versus Bobcat

Short-horns in the Wild

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