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Halichoeres

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Re: Name that critter
« Reply #340 on: August 06, 2018, 02:14:19 AM »
Columbian?


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Re: Name that critter
« Reply #341 on: August 06, 2018, 03:35:37 AM »
Columbian?

yes, very good! Was on a work trip to Banff, Alberta and snapped this pic outside of our hotel :)

Welcome to the game, Tim!

Halichoeres

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Re: Name that critter
« Reply #342 on: August 12, 2018, 09:16:31 PM »
Thanks! Tricky, tricky, at first I thought I had to restrict myself to the Great Basin...

Not the best photo in the world, but should be good enough for an ID:



If there are 3 wrong guesses I'll give location.

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Re: Name that critter
« Reply #343 on: August 13, 2018, 09:23:36 AM »
Hmmm.... Lets's try with family first. Teiidae?

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« Reply #344 on: August 15, 2018, 12:18:14 AM »
Is the location in the Dutch Antilles, perchance?

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Re: Name that critter
« Reply #345 on: August 15, 2018, 06:44:21 PM »
You guys are good! Yes to both questions.

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Re: Name that critter
« Reply #346 on: August 15, 2018, 09:12:45 PM »
Cnemidophorus arubensis?
To beetle or not to beetle.

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« Reply #347 on: August 16, 2018, 06:07:59 PM »
Correct! I've recently been in Aruba. Sounds like Newt strongly suspected this species as well.

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« Reply #348 on: August 16, 2018, 07:15:32 PM »
There are a few similarly-patterned whiptails in that archipelago, I wasn't sure which it was.