Horned lizards

people called “horny toads,” horned lizards are bizarre, spiny, ant-eating lizards unlike any other lizards in North America. Fourteen species are currently recognized, 8 of which are found within the continental USA (one reaches southern Canada), and 6 other little-known species are restricted to Mexico (one reaches Guatemala). Most horned lizard species are well represented in the fossil record by the Pleistocene (1 million years ago]¬†They dig into loose soil to hide from predators or

Horned lizards shoot blood out of their eyes if needed to.

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