family Iguanidae


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Related to family Iguanidae: iguanids
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Noun1.family Iguanidae - New World lizardsfamily Iguanidae - New World lizards      
reptile family - a family of reptiles
Lacertilia, Sauria, suborder Lacertilia, suborder Sauria - true lizards; including chameleons and geckos
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 Iguana - type genus of the Iguanidae
Dipsosaurus, genus Dipsosaurus - desert iguanas
Callisaurus, genus Callisaurus - zebra-tailed lizard
genus Uma, Uma - fringe-toed lizard
genus Holbrookia, Holbrookia - earless lizards
Crotaphytus, genus Crotaphytus - collared lizards
Gambelia, genus Gambelia - leopard lizards
genus Sceloporus, Sceloporus - spiny lizards
genus Uta, Uta - a reptile genus of Iguanidae
genus Urosaurus, Urosaurus - a reptile genus of Iguanidae
genus Phrynosoma, Phrynosoma - horned lizards
Basiliscus, genus Basiliscus - a reptile genus of Iguanidae
Anolis, genus Anolis - New World chameleons
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Sauromalus varius, the San Esteban Chuckwalla, is a large, herbivorous lizard in the family Iguanidae (Etheridge, 1982; Grismer, 1994a; Grismer, 1994b) endemic to Isla San Esteban, Sonora, Mexico (Shaw, 1945).
New karyotypic data on 15 genera of lizards of the family Iguanidae with a discussion of cytological and taxonomic information.
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.