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Repsrock21
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Utah herping

Post by Repsrock21 » June 7th, 2013, 6:17 pm

Found my first yellow belled!
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Then came wandering garter one
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Then when we got to some water I saw this...
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YOY Great Basin gopher snake
After Great Basin one came Great Basin two
Imagewhen I was handling the two I spotted another
ImageImage love gophers with that cute little face!!! Next find was the first lizard of the tripImage ID please. As we headed back I saw this...
Image wandering garter #2
Last live find of the day found by a bathroom
Image YOY yellow bellied racer so tiny here's him next to my finger
Image lastly we found a DOR Great basin rattlesnake :cry:

KecheMukwa
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Re: Utah herping

Post by KecheMukwa » June 7th, 2013, 7:10 pm

That looks like a plateau lizard (Sceloporus tristicus) to me, although it's a bit hard to tell.

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occidentalis
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Re: Utah herping

Post by occidentalis » June 7th, 2013, 7:47 pm

Sagebrush lizard is the only Sceloporus in those parts.

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Re: Utah herping

Post by KecheMukwa » June 7th, 2013, 7:49 pm

What part is this exactly?

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Re: Utah herping

Post by Repsrock21 » June 7th, 2013, 8:00 pm

Spanish Fork city south of Salt Lake City Utah

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