Teiidae


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Related to Teiidae: teiid lizard
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Noun1.Teiidae - whiptails; etc.
reptile family - a family of reptiles
Lacertilia, Sauria, suborder Lacertilia, suborder Sauria - true lizards; including chameleons and geckos
teiid, teiid lizard - tropical New World lizard with a long tail and large rectangular scales on the belly and a long tail
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Dentro de los lagartos, las familias Sphaerodactylidae y Gymnophthalmidae fueron representadas por dos especies cada una, seguida por Phyllodactylidae, Teiidae y Tropiduridae con una especie cada una.
skiltonianus, western skink x -- -- Teiidae Cnemidophorus tigris, western whiptail x -- -- Cnemidophorus sp.
2002), family Teiidae, are ground-dwelling lizards found throughout Texas (Dixon 2000).
The tongue and Jacobson's organ function as a chemosensory system in the autarchoglossa, a morphologically similar group of lizard families including Anguidae, Lacertidae, Scincidae, Teiidae, and Varanidae (Camp, 1923).
spinifera (LeSueur), spiny softshell I Order Squamata (lizards and snakes) Family Iguanidae (iguanids) Sceloporus undulatus Latreille, eastern S fence lizard Family Anguidae (glass lizards) Ophisaurus attenuatus Cope, NW slender glass lizard Family Teiidae (whiptails) Cnemidophorus sexlineatus NW, SW (Linnaeus), six-lined racerunner Family Scincidae (skinks) Eumeces fasciatus (Linnaeus), I five-lined skink E.