Uta stansburiana

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Noun1.Uta stansburiana - one of the most abundant lizards in the arid western United States
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
genus Uta, Uta - a reptile genus of Iguanidae
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The 2012 winners of the Clark Hubbs Student Poster Award were: first-place, Roberto Carlos Almazan-Nunez, Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana-Iztapala, for the poster entitled "Effect of three successional stages in the community of frugivorous birds in a tropical dry forest of Guerrero, Mexico;" second-place, Ailed Perez Perez, Universidad Autonoma del Estado de Mexico, for the poster entitled "Movements of Kinosternum integrum in Tonatico Estado de Mexico;" and third-place winner, Sara Isabel Valenzuela-Ceballos, Universidad Juarez del Estado de Durango, for the poster entitled "Thermoregulation of Uta stansburiana at the south of its distribution.
The side-blotched lizard, Uta stansburiana, has three morphs differing in color and mating behavior.
Females of this common Western lizard, Uta stansburiana, usually prefer big dominant males, explains Ryan Calsbeek of the University of California, Los Angeles.
The specimen in question, if indeed from Isla de Cedros, is most likely Uta stansburiana.
Feeding ecology of the lizard, Uta stansburiana, in southeastern New Mexico.
The effects of habitat, time of hatching, and body size on the dispersal of hatchling Uta stansburiana.
Artificial structures attracted more Uta stansburiana on uplands compared to arroyos (P=0.
our research was focused on collecting data on use of resources by three common species of lizards, Uta stansburiana, Phrynosoma modestum, and Aspidoscelis tigris.
However, we have shown that in Uta stansburiana eggs, water potential differences of this magnitude have no significant impact on hatchling length or hatchling mass (Ferguson et al.
Los ganadores del ano 2012 del Premio al Poster Estudiantil Clark Hubbs fueron: primer lugar, Roberto Carlos AlmazanNunez, Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana-Iztapala, por su poster titulado "Efecto de tres etapas sucesionales en la comunidad de aves frugivoras en una selva seca de Guerrero, Mexico;" segundo lugar, Ailed Perez Perez, Universidad Autonoma del Estado de Mexico, por su poster titulado "Movimientos espaciales de Kinosternum integrum en Tonatico Estado de Mexico;" y tercer lugar, Sara Isabel Valenzuela-Ceballos, Universidad Juarez del Estado de Durango, por su poster titulado "Termorregulacioen de Uta stansburiana en el sur de su distribucion.
Slowed growth of neonates prior to overwintering followed by rapid growth for juveniles and decreasing growth rate for adults have been reported for Sceloporus occidentalis and Uta stansburiana by Tanner and Hopkins (1972) and Xantusia riversiana by Fellers and Drost (1991).
one population of Uta stansburiana that inhabits the central Chihuahuan Desert in northern Mexico is the focus of our study.