August 25 2009

Lizards of Texas


Lizards on the Block

Lizard1.jpgThis lizard was sitting on this block when I saw him jump off and eat a bug.  Cool, we don’t have any of these in Alaska

5 Responses to “Lizards of Texas”

  1. Charles says:

    Bob catch it that would be good company & a play mate for chuncky monkey

  2. littlesnow says:

    Lizards really aren’t my thing. I don’t think that Chunky Monkey would like him as a playmate so much,lol.

  3. dotolive says:

    We have lots of them here in Alabama but I don’t think I have ever seen one like this. Wonder what kind it is?

  4. Jean McD says:

    That’s a female, probably a ruby-throated, but it’s nearly impossible to tell, even for bird experts, what species as all the females look alike, no matter which species.

    The two you will most likely see are the ruby-throated and the rufous.

    I miss hummingbirds and crickets!

    There are a couple other species you might see, but the differences are very small, and they are so fast, it’s hard to identify them on the wing!

  5. Jean McD says:

    Arrgh, this was supposed to go on the hummingbird photo.

    Bob, the comments button on this blog is in a weird spot. 😛

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