Gaige's Tropical Night Lizard

The Gaige's Tropical Night Lizard is classified as Vulnerable (VU), considered to be facing a high risk of extinction in the wild.

Gaige's tropical night lizard, Lepidophyma gaigeae Mosauer, occurs in limestone crevices within pine-oak woodlands in the Mexican states of Hidalgo and Queretaro (Bezy 1984). To the author's knowledge, there are no reports of helmintlis from this lizard. More

Common names

Gaige's Tropical Night Lizard in English - English
Lagartija-nocturna de Gaiger in Spanish - espaƱol
S: Lagartija Nocturna de Gaige in English - English

Order : Squamata
Family : Xantusiidae
Genus : Lepidophyma
Species : Lepidophyma gaigeae
Authority : Mosauer, 1936