Covered Species: Reptiles


Blunt-Nosed Leopard Lizard

Blunt-nosed leopard lizard (Gambelia silus) is listed both federally and by the State as endangered. Endemic to the San Joaquin Valley, the blunt-nosed leopard lizard is a relatively large lizard. It has a long, regenerative tail, long, powerful hind limbs, and a short, blunt snout. Blunt-nosed leopard lizards are found in areas of sparsely vegetated grasslands, valley sink scrub, and saltbush scrub habitats, canyon floors, and large washes at elevations below 2,600 feet.

Blunt-Nosed Leopard Lizard Modeled Habitat | Species Account