Lizards of New Mexico
Scientific Common
ANGUIDAE Alligator & Glass Lizards
Elgaria kingii nobilis Arizona Alligator Lizard
CROTAPHYTIDAE Collared & Leopard Lizards
Crotaphytus collaris Eastern Collared Lizard
Gambelia wislizenii Long-Nosed Leopard Lizard
EUBLEPHARIDAE Eyelid Geckos
Coleonyx brevis Texas Banded Gecko
Coleonyx variegatus bogerti Tucson Banded Gecko
GEKKONIDAE Geckos
Hemidactylus turcicus turcicus Turkish House Gecko
HELODERMATIDAE Beaded Lizards & Gila Monsters
Heloderma suspectum suspectum Reticulated Gila Monster
PHRYNOSOMATIDAE Earless, Horned, Side-Blotched, Spiny, Tree, & Zebra-Tailed Lizards
Callisaurus draconoides ventralis Eastern Zebra-Tailed Lizard
Cophosaurus texanus scitulus Southwestern Earless Lizard
Holbrookia elegans thermophila Sonoran Earless Lizard
Holbrookia maculata approximans Speckled Earless Lizard
Holbrookia maculata maculata Great Plains Earless Lizard
Holbrookia maculata ruthveni Bleached Earless Lizard
Phrynosoma cornutum Texas Horned Lizard
Phrynosoma hernandesi hernandesi Hernandez's Short-horned Lizard
Phrynosoma modestum Roundtail Horned Lizard
Phrynosoma solarae Regal Horned Lizard
Sceloporus arenicolus Dunes Sagebrush Lizard
Sceloporus bimaculosus Twin-Spotted Spiny Lizard
Sceloporus clarkii clarkii Sonoran Spiny Lizard
Sceloporus consobrinus Prairie Lizard
Sceloporus cowlesi Southwestern Fence Lizard
Sceloporus graciosus graciosus Northern Sagebrush Lizard
Sceloporus jarrovii Yarrow's Spiny Lizard
Sceloporus magister cephaloflavus Orange-headed Spiny Lizard
Sceloporus magister magister Purple-backed Spiny Lizard
Sceloporus poinsettii axtelli Texas Crevice Spiny Lizard
Sceloporus poinsettii poinsettii New Mexico Crevice Spiny Lizard
Sceloporus slevini Slevin's Bunchgrass Lizard
Sceloporus tristichus Plateau Fence Lizard
Sceloporus virgatus Striped Plateau Lizard
Urosaurus ornatus levis Smooth Tree Lizard
Urosaurus ornatus schmidti Big Bend Tree Lizard
Urosaurus ornatus schotti Schott's Tree Lizard
Urosaurus ornatus wrighti Northern Tree Lizard
Uta stansburiana stejnegeri Eastern Side-Blotched Lizard
Uta stansburiana uniformis Plateau Side-Blotched Lizard
SCINCIDAE Skinks
Plestiodon callicephalus Mountain Skink
Plestiodon multivirgatus epipleurotus Variable Skink
Plestiodon obsoletus Great Plains Skink
TEIIDAE Whiptail Lizards
Aspidoscelis burti stictogramma Giant Spotted Whiptail
Aspidoscelis dixoni Grey Checkered Whiptail
Aspidoscelis exsanguis Chihuahuan Spotted Whiptail
Aspidoscelis flagellicauda Gila Spotted Whiptail
Aspidoscelis gularis gularis Texas Spotted Whiptail
Aspidoscelis gypsi Little White Whiptail
Aspidoscelis inornata heptogramma Trans-Pecos Striped Whiptail
Aspidoscelis inornata junipera Woodland Striped Whiptail
Aspidoscelis inornata llanuras Plains Striped Whiptail
Aspidoscelis marmorata marmorata Western Marbled Whiptail
Aspidoscelis marmorata reticuloriens Eastern Marbled Whiptail
Aspidoscelis neomexicana New Mexico Whiptail
Aspidoscelis sexlineata viridis Prairie Racerunner
Aspidoscelis sonorae Sonoran Spotted Whiptail
Aspidoscelis tesselata Common Checkered Whiptail
Aspidoscelis tigris punctilineata Sonoran Tiger Whiptails
Aspidoscelis tigris sepetentrionalis Plateau Tiger Whiptails
Aspidoscelis uniparens Desert Grassland Whiptail
Aspidoscelis velox Plateau Striped Whiptail
Non-native Protected