QUIZ 1 OF TUCSON REPTILES
ANSWERS

Here's where you get to assess your current knowledge level and monitor your progress. Repeat the quiz (identification takes lots of practice), watching your score increase, until you are happy with your knowledge level. Practice with real plants and animals whenever possible. Students in BIO 109 can jump back to their species list here.

Give yourself 1 point for correct ID and spelling.
Give yourself 1/2 point for correct ID but incorrect spelling.

Note: click on #s below to see quiz picture; click on name to see spotlight
A = 16 points. Excellent!
B = 14 points. Good Job!
C = 12.5 points. Okay.
K < 12.5 points. Keep Practicing.

1. Blackneck Garter Snake (Thamnophis cyrtopsis)
2. Sonoran Spotted Whiptail (Cnemidophorus sonorae)
3
. Desert Spiny Lizard (Sceloporus magister)
4
. Collared Lizards (Crotaphytus spp)
5. Gila Monster (Heloderma suspectum)
6. Sidewinder (Crotalus cerastes)
7. Common Kingsnake (Lampropeltis getulus)
8. Arizona Coral Snake (Micruroides euryxanthus)
9. Zebratail Lizard (Callisaurus draconoides)
10. Side-blotched Lizard (Uta stansburiana)
11. Regal Horned Lizard (Phrynosoma solare)
12. Western Banded Gecko (Coleonyx variegatus)
13. Western Diamondback Rattlesnake (Crotalus atrox)
14. Gopher Snake (Pituophis melanoleucus)
15. Western Whiptail (Cnemidophorus tigris)
16. Tree Lizard (Urosaurus ornatus)
17. Short-Horned Lizard (Phrynosoma douglassii)
18. Desert Tortoise (Gopherus agassizii)

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