agamid lizard


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Noun1.agamid lizard - a lizard of the family Agamidaeagamid lizard - a lizard of the family Agamidae  
lizard - relatively long-bodied reptile with usually two pairs of legs and a tapering tail
Agamidae, family Agamidae - an Old World reptile family of Sauria
agama - small terrestrial lizard of warm regions of the Old World
Chlamydosaurus kingi, frilled lizard - large arboreal insectivorous Australian lizard with a ruff of skin around the neck
flying dragon, flying lizard, dragon - any of several small tropical Asian lizards capable of gliding by spreading winglike membranes on each side of the body
moloch - any lizard of the genus Moloch
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In addition, females of the agamid lizard, Agama atra follow a condensed reproductive cycle in which ovarian activity occurs only in September to November (Van Wyk 1984).
the indian bloodsucker AGAMID lizard, Calotes versicolor [no relation to the vampire]
Homage to Santa Anita: thermal sensitivity of sprint speed in agamid lizards.
The extent of green coloration in male sand lizards (Lacerta agilis) seems to be indicative of fighting ability (olsson, 1994), as does the throat color of male tree lizards (Urosaurus ornatus; Thompson and Moore, 1991) and size of chest patches in agamid lizards (Ctenophorus decresii; Osborne, 2005).