Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Units Program: Arizona
Education, Research and Technical Assistance for Managing Our Natural Resources

Arizona Project

Conservation Genomics of Flat-tailed horned lizards in Arizona

January 2020 - September 2021


Participating Agencies

  • DOD

Characterize the extent of genetic variation and and behavioral characteristics for Arizona population(s) of Phrynosoma mcallii. The study site on Barry M Goldwater Army Range will look at connectivity and dispersal across roads used for military activities, and paternity analyses employing RAD-seq genome data methods, with development of Genomic SNP markers,