Friday, October 23, 2015

Bluebelly

In my travels around the yard this morning, I lifted up a board and found this guy, a Western Fence Lizard, otherwise known to farmers, ranchers and small boys as a Bluebelly.

What a little dinosaur!


He was awake, but too cold to resist me picking him up and taking his portrait.  Wildlife!

Aaahh!  The sun.



30 comments:

  1. He's basking now. Generating energy. Cool lizard.

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  2. Cute little feller! Does he bite?

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  3. I've never seen one bite, but I'm sure one would if teased enough and presented with a plump finger as a target.

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  4. I spent a lot of time in the nearby vacant field when I was growing up. There were all sorts of critters there: swifts, alligator lizards, gopher snakes, meadowlarks, doves, butcherbirds, sparrow hawks, jackrabbits, scorpions, potato bugs, sun spiders etc. There was a pond with frogs, and tadpoles in two different sizes- small and huge.
    The place was a kid's paradise.

    It is now a large shopping mall. Or as I call it, a Giant Scum Magnet.

    =BCE56=

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    1. Malls are temples of greed, built to allow people to worship and consume on credit, as their little hearts desire.

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    2. Alligator lizards will not hesitate to bite - don't ask me how I know.

      Malls are indeed temples of greed, surpassed only by the Internet, and it's evil handmaiden, Paypal.

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