Amblyrhynchus


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Noun1.Amblyrhynchus - marine iguanasAmblyrhynchus - marine iguanas      
reptile genus - a genus of reptiles
Amblyrhynchus cristatus, marine iguana - shore-dwelling seaweed-eating lizard of the Galapagos Islands
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There is one small lizard belonging to a South American genus, and two species (and probably more) of the Amblyrhynchus -- a genus confined to the Galapagos Islands.
The Amblyrhynchus, a remarkable genus of lizards, is confined to this archipelago; there are two species, resembling
Caranx fidcatus = Hemicaranx amblyrhynchus (Cuvier): Bluntnose Jack; p.