"Denizens of the southwest, flat-tail horned lizards are well-adapted to hot, arid, and sandy environments with sparse vegetation. This species relies on camouflage to avoid detection but once spotted, they will run and quickly shuffle in loose sand and bury themselves in seconds." - Kyla Garten

This close-up of a Flat-tail Horned Lizard (Phrynosoma mcallii) was taken by Kyla Garten.  Thank you for sharing your photograph with us!

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