Virgin Mountains seen from the Northshore Drive along Lake Mead
|Elevation||7,946 ft (2,422 m) |
|Area||116 sq mi (300 km2) |
|States||Nevada and Arizona|
The range has many species of lizards, as well as the Panamint rattlesnake and glossy snake. Trees found in the range include Single-leaf pinyon pine (Pinus monophylla), Arizona cypress (Cupressus arizonica), White fir (Abies concolor), Douglas fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii), and Utah juniper (Juniperus osteosperma), and Rocky Mountain juniper (Juniperus scopulorum). The range has one endemic species of stick insect, Timema nevadense.
- "Query Form For The United States And Its Territories". U.S. Board on Geographic Names. Retrieved 2010-05-18.
- "Boundary Descriptions and Names of Regions, Subregions, Accounting Units and Cataloging Units". USGS.gov. Retrieved 2010-06-02.
- Bureau of Land Management: Virgin Mountain Natural Area
- Strohecker, H. F. 1966. New Timema from Nevada and Arzona. The Pan-Pacific Entomologist 42: 25-26
- Media related to Virgin Mountains at Wikimedia Commons