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COSEWIC Assessment and Update Status Report on the Pygmy Short-horned Lizard (Phrynosoma douglasii)

COSEWIC

Assessment and Update Status Report

on the

Pygmy Short-horned Lizard

Phrynosoma douglasii

in Canada

 

Lizard, Pigmy Short-horned

Extirpated 2007

COSEWIC
Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada



COSEPAC
Comité sur la situation des espèces en péril au Canada

COSEWIC status reports are working documents used in assigning the status of wildlife species suspected of being at risk. This report may be cited as follows:

COSEWIC 2007.  COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the Pygmy Short-horned Lizard Phrynosoma douglasii in Canada.  Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa.  vi + 24 pp.

Previous reports:

COSEWIC 2000.  COSEWIC assessment and status report on the Pygmy Short-horned Lizard Phrynosoma douglasii (Pigmy Short-horned Phrynosoma douglasii and Greater Short-hornedPhrynosoma hernandesi)in Canada.  Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa.  iv + 22 pp.

Powell, G.L., and A.P. Russell.  1992.  COSEWIC status report on the s hort-horned lizard Phrynosoma douglasii (Pygmy P.d. douglassii and Eastern P.d. brevirostre) in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. 1-22 pp.

Production note:

COSEWIC would like to acknowledge Mike Sarell for writing the status report on the Pygmy Short-horned Lizard Phrynosoma douglasii in Canada, prepared under contract with Environment Canada, overseen and edited by Ron Brooks, Co-chair (Reptiles) of the COSEWIC Amphibians and Reptiles Species Specialist Subcommittee.

For additional copies contact:

COSEWIC Secretariat
c/o Canadian Wildlife Service
Environment Canada
Ottawa, ON

K1A 0H3
Tel.: 819-953-3215
Fax: 819-994-3684
COSEWIC E-mail

COSEWIC Website

Également disponible en français sous le titre Évaluation et Rapport de situation du COSEPAC sur le spatulaire (Polyodon spathula) au Canada – Mise à jour.

Cover illustration:
Pygmy Short-horned Lizard -- Photo by Suzanne L. Collins.

©Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada 2007
Catalogue No. CW69-14/531-2007E-PDF
ISBN 978-0-662-46036-7

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