collared lizard

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Noun1.collared lizard - any of several robust long-tailed lizards with collars of two dark bandscollared lizard - any of several robust long-tailed lizards with collars of two dark bands; of central and western United States and northern Mexico
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
Crotaphytus, genus Crotaphytus - collared lizards
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Bite-force performance predicts dominance in male venerable collared lizard (Crotaphytus antiquus).
Despite having almost no spare room, the shop has so far taken in a savannah monitor lizard, two bearded dragons, a chameleon, a crested gecko, a royal python, a host of stick insects, a female water dragon and a collared lizard.
The reproductive cycle of the Great Basin Collared lizard, Crotaphytus bieinctores was studied by a histological examination of museum specimens.
A BABY North American collared lizard, which resembles a mini-dinosaur, is settling into a new home at Dudley Zoo.
They disabled the shop's CCTV system before taking two red foot tortoises, worth pounds 600 each, four bearded dragons, worth a total of pounds 800, two boa constrictors worth pounds 200 each, a collared lizard worth pounds 150, as well as two thermostats and three ultraviolet tubes.
Technique: The collared lizard from the Californian desert is scaled up 23 times to take part in the Animal Games.
The design features five digital illustrations by Steve Buchanan of two amphibians and three reptiles: the blue-spotted salamander, the ornate chorus frog, the reticulate collared lizard, the ornate box turtle and the scarlet kingsnake.
A collared lizard had to be destroyed after it was found to have a pus-filled wound, two fractured ribs, warts and a missing toe.
Gene flow among six populations of the collared lizard (Crotaphytus collaris) was estimated using restriction endonuclease analysis of a segment of the mitochondrial genome.
Texas: Lower Rio Grande Valley National Wildlife Refuge: reticulate collared lizard, Mexican burrowing toad, and speckled racer; Roy E.
The oriole and the collared lizard have bright colors, but they're not for warning or fooling other animals.