Desert Grassland Whiptail
Desert Grassland Whiptail: Aspidoscelis uniparens
Distribution and Habitat
Central Arizona, New Mexico, and Mexico
Desert and semi-desert grasslands
This slim, small, and dark brown lizard can be easily identified by their distinct 6 yellow/cream stripes on the body.
This species is all female, reproducing through a process known as parthenogenesis.