lacertid


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lacertid

(ləˈsɜːtɪd)
n
(Zoology) any lizard that belongs to the family Lacertidae
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Noun1.lacertid - Old World terrestrial lizard
lizard - relatively long-bodied reptile with usually two pairs of legs and a tapering tail
family Lacertidae, Lacertidae - Old World lizards
Lacerta agilis, sand lizard - a common and widely distributed lizard of Europe and central Asia
green lizard, Lacerta viridis - a common Eurasian lizard about a foot long
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The Italian wall lizard, Podareis siculus, is an opportunistic, omnivorous, lacertid lizard native to Italy and the east Adriatic coast.
Evolution of sprint speed in lacertid lizards: morphological, physiological, and behavioral covariation.
squamulosa differs from that of other lacertid lizards from southern Africa which typically begin sperm production in late winter or early spring concurrent with the onset of yolk deposition.
Exploring female reproductive tactics: trade-offs between clutch size, egg mass and newborn size in lacertid lizards.