Slideshow: Flora & Fauna of the Mojave Desert



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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