Sceloporus cyanogenys.
Sceloporus cyanogenys.

Blue Spiny Lizard


The blue spiny lizard is a beututiful species of iguana from Texas.

Sceloporus cyanogenys.

Blue spiny lizards (Sceloporus cyanogenys), Budapest Zoo.

Blue spiny lizards are mostly insectivorous. There is an attempt to keep blue spiny lizards in captivity, but this species has not been successfully bred in captivity yet.

Sceloporus cyanogenys.

Unlike most lizard species, blue spiny lizards are viviparous and give birth to their young rather than laying eggs.

Sceloporus cyanogenys.

Some young (about a month old) blue spiny lizards.

Further Readings:

Blue Spiny Lizard on Herps of Texas.
Sceloporus cyanogenys The Reptile Database.
Blue Spiny Lizard Care Sheet on
Last updated: October 25, 2015

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