Callisaurus


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Noun1.Callisaurus - zebra-tailed lizardCallisaurus - zebra-tailed lizard      
reptile genus - a genus of reptiles
Callisaurus draconoides, gridiron-tailed lizard, zebra-tailed lizard - swift lizard with long black-banded tail and long legs; of deserts of United States and Mexico
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However, there are several studies on lizards from Baja California Sur that exhibit an extended period of reproductive activity in August: Phrynosoma coronatum (Goldberg 2011); Uta stansburiana (Goldberg 2012b); Callisaurus draconoides (Goldberg 2015).
Within Phrynosomatinae are the genera Callisaurus, Cophosaurus, Holbrookia, Phrynosoma, and Uma, and within Sceloporinae are Petrosaurus, Sceloporus, Urosaurus, and Uta.
A field study of the effects of incline on the escape locomotion of a bipedal lizard, Callisaurus draconoides.
However, Irschick and Jayne (1999) observed no correlation between trunk angles and bipedal running in Callisaurus draconoides.
The preserve will protect habitat for several at-risk species, including the zebra-tailed lizard (Callisaurus draconoides), the loggerhead shrike (Lanius ludovicianus), and rare native plants.
Lunenburg's team was sponsored by Tim and Sheila Richards of the Orchard Hills Athletic Club and spelled abysmal, acacia, academia, academic, accelerate, accessible, acumen, adagio, adenoidal, amphoteric, and callisaurus correctly until bumping up against chelate.
platyrhinos)--and other lizards of the same family such as the zebra-tailed iguana (Callisaurus dracanoides) and the collared lizard (Crotaphytus collaris).
microsoma), Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias), Western Grebe (Aechomorphus occidentalis) Arthropods Ghost crabs (Ocypodidae), isopods (Tylos, Ligia) Vegetation Various brown and green algae Other Tubeworms, snails, sand Terrestrial foods Reptiles Side-blotched lizards (Uta stansburiana), zebra-tailed lizards (Callisaurus draconoides), whiptail lizards (Cnemidophorus tigris), chuckawallas (Sauromalus obesus) Rodents Mice (Chaetodipus baileyi, C.
Other North American lizard hosts include Callisaurus draconoides, Cnemidophorus hyperythrus, C.