Cordylus


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Noun1.Cordylus - type genus of the Cordylidae; spiny lizards somewhat resembling tiny crocodiles
reptile genus - a genus of reptiles
Cordylidae, family Cordylidae - small family of spiny ovoviviparous African lizards
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Physiological changes during the female reproductive cycle of the viviparous lizard Cordylus giganteus (Sauria: Cordylidae).
There are, however, exceptions in which male and female reproductive activity are asynchronous as in Cordylus giganteus (cf.
It was indicated by Van Wyk (1991) that Cordylus giganteus females exhibited a biennial reproductive strategy with females reproducing once every two years.