Amblyrhynchus cristatus


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Noun1.Amblyrhynchus cristatus - shore-dwelling seaweed-eating lizard of the Galapagos IslandsAmblyrhynchus cristatus - shore-dwelling seaweed-eating lizard of the Galapagos Islands
iguanid, iguanid lizard - lizards of the New World and Madagascar and some Pacific islands; typically having a long tail and bright throat patch in males
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3 Galapagos marine iguana, Amblyrhynchus cristatus, is listed as ' vulnerable' by the IUCN Red List
The microevolution of the Galapagos marine iguana Amblyrhynchus cristatus assessed by nuclear and mitochondrial genetic analysis.
The big, surf-diving iguanas of the Galapagos, Amblyrhynchus cristatus, were just one of the species that the world's nature lovers feared for during the tense days after a tanker struck San Cristobal Island on Jan.