- 3½" to 5½s" snout-vent length; to 13" overall. Color yellowish brown to brown. Black mark on shoulders. Juveniles with bands across back. Large, sharply keeled scales on back.
- Elevation Range:
- Below 5100' in extreme southwest Colorado.
- Subspecies in Colorado:
- Sceloporus magister cephaloflavus.
Photo by L. Livo and S. Wilcox,
from Hammerson, 1986.
Used with permission.