Pigmy short-horned lizard

The Pigmy short-horned lizard is classified as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.

The Pigmy Short-horned Lizard is a squat lizard with a flattened body, short legs, and a short tail. Smaller than B.C. More

pigmy short-horned lizard has been reported from extreme southwestern Montana, in the Centennial Valley, Beaverhead County (Maxell et al. More

diet of the pigmy short-horned lizard (Phrynosoma douglasii) is not known. We report the diet of the... Read more with a free trial on HighBeam. More

the pigmy short-horned lizard to determine whether it shows a more generalized diet, similar to other short-ho... The American M... More

Common names

eastern short-horned lizard in English - English
pigmy short-horned lizard in English - English
Pygmy Short-horned Lizard in English - English
salt lake short-horned lizard in English - English
short-horned lizard in English - English

Order : Squamata
Family : Phrynosomatidae
Genus : Phrynosoma
Species : Phrynosoma douglasii
Authority :

Phrynosoma douglasii