genus Eumeces


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Noun1.genus Eumeces - New World skinksgenus Eumeces - New World skinks      
reptile genus - a genus of reptiles
Eumeces skiltonianus, western skink - found in western North American grasslands and open woodlands
Eumeces callicephalus, mountain skink - frequents oak and pine habitats in rocky mountainous areas of United States southwest and Mexico
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A cladistic evaluation of the cosmopolitan genus Eumeces Wiegmann (Reptilia, Squamata, Scincidae).
Reproductive cycles in two Arkansas skinks in the genus Eumeces (Sauria: Scincidae).
Lizard pheromones: Behavioral responses and adaptive significance in skinks of the genus Eumeces.