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San Diego Banded Gecko - Coleonyx variegatus abbotti

Klauber, 1945
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Viscaino Zebra-tailed Lizard Viscaino Zebra-tailed Lizard San Diego Banded Gecko
Adult, Bahia de Los Angeles,
Baja California © Stuart Young
Adult, Bahia de Los Angeles, Baja California  © Stuart Young Adult, El Rosario, Baja California
Viscaino Zebra-tailed Lizard Viscaino Zebra-tailed Lizard San Diego Banded Gecko
San Diego Banded Gecko (on fingers), intergrade (in the middle), and Desert Banded Gecko (near wrist) all found in San Matias Pass, Baja California where the ranges of the two subspecies meet. © Stuart Young Adult, El Rosario, Baja California
     
Habitat
San Diego Banded Gecko habitat San Diego Banded Gecko habitat San Matias Pass
Habitat, El Rosario, Baja California Habitat, Bahia de Los Angeles,
Baja California
Habitat, San Matias Pass, Baja California
© Stuart Young
 
Short Video
San Diego Banded Gecko
Watch a short video of this gecko crawling along a boulder in California, U.S.A.

References:


Grismer, L. Lee. Amphibians and Reptiles of Baja California, Including Its Pacific Islands and the Islands in the Sea of Cortés. The University of California Press, 2002.

McPeak, Ron H. Amphibians and Reptiles of Baja California. Sea Challengers, 2000.

San Diego Natural History Museum







Baja California Reptiles & Amphibians

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