Mojave Desert flora and fauna
Plants and Animals of the Mojave Desert:
​a partial list...

Acacia
Apache Plume
Arizona Poppy
Blue Phacelia
Big sagebrush
Brittlebush
California Buckeye
Checker fiddleneck
Chia
Cliffrose
Datura
Desert Dandelion
Globemallow
Lily
Lupine
Marigold
Paintbrush
Pincushion
poppy
Sunflower
Devil's lettuce
Devil’s Claw
Dune Evening Primrose
Fairy Duster
Fiddleneck
Freckled milkvetch
Hop Sage
Layne Locoweed
Lobeleaf Groundsel
Mojave Aster
Nevada onion
Panamint mariposa lily
Mojave Prickly Poppy
Parry's nolina
Mariposa lily
Popcorn Flower
Prince's rock cress
Rock cress
Sand Verbena
Scale bud
Showy Four O'Clock
Skeleton Milkweed
Spanish Needles
Western Wallflower
White bear poppy
Yellow cups
Yellow Beeplant
Yerba mansa
Burrowing Owl
Mojave Bobcat
California Kingsnake
Chuckwalla
Common Side-blotched Lizard
Long-tailed Brush Lizard
Cottontail rabbit
Cougar
Coyote
Desert Bighorn Sheep
Desert Chipmunk
Desert Horned Lizard
Desert Iguana
Desert kit fox
Desert night lizard
Desert tortoise
Elf Owl
Fringe-toed lizard
Gila Monster
Glossy Snake
Gopher Snake
Great Basin Collared Lizard
Hummingbird
Jackrabbit
Kangaroo Rat
Long-nosed Leopard Lizard
Mojave Green Rattlesnake
Mojave ground squirrel
Mohave tui chub - an endangered fish
Mule Deer
Pronghorn
Red-spotted Toad
Red-tailed Hawk
Rosy boa
Tarantula
Western Diamondback Rattlesnake
Zebra-tailed lizard






Mapped photos of the Flora and Fauna of the Mojave Desert
by Kayak Lake Mead

Use the map below to explore Mojave Desert flora and fauna in and around Lake Mead, Black Canyon, Black Mountains, River Mountains, White Hills, Cerbat Mountains, and Cerbat Foothills. All the photos are mapped in close proximity to where they were taken. This is sampling of the wildlife and vegetation that you can likely see while hiking or paddling with Kayak Lake Mead. Explore the map itself; hide the sidebar, bring up Panoramio or Wikepedia, change the map type, you can even explore this map in Google Earth, zoom in or out, get directions to a specific location, etc. Contact us and together we'll explore the desert. Enjoy! 

To see the complete photo album go here; Gallery - Mojave Desert Flora and Fauna

Watch a slideshow video of these photos on YouTube; http://youtu.be/s1NzjkKLiTA.
Flora & Fauna of the Mojave Desert



Mapped Photos Taken While Kayaking, Trekking, and Mountain Biking

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