Sandstone Night Lizard
Sandstone night lizard is a species of lizard found in California, United States. The species is nocturnal.
|Scientific Name||Xantusia gracilis|
|Size||2.0 – 2.8 in (5.0 – 7.0 cm)|
|Color||White to yellowish upper surface with large dark brown spots; white underside with small black specks on the forepart; non-uniform spots and bands on the tail|
|Distribution||California (United States)|
|Habitat||Area of sandstone and mudstone|
|Diet||Small invertebrates like ants, beetles, and bees|
|Breeding Season||May – June|
|Mode of Reproduction||Viviparous (giving birth to live young)|
|IUCN Conservation Status||Vulnerable|
Sandstone Night Lizard Pictures Gallery
Published on February 26th 2017 by staff under Lizards. Article was last reviewed on 14th June 2019.
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