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Noun1.Cnemidophorus - whiptails
reptile genus - a genus of reptiles
family Teiidae, Teiidae - whiptails; etc.
whiptail, whiptail lizard - any of numerous very agile and alert New World lizards
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Genetic variation in irradiated and control populations of Cnemidophorus tigris (Sauria, Teiidae) from Mercury, Nevada with a discussion of genetic variability in lizards.
maximus (as Cnemidophorus maximus Cope, 1864) for the month of August during the summer rainfall season in the Cape Region.
(2004) Thermal ecology, activity patterns, and microhabitat use by two sympatric whiptail lizards (Cnemidophorus abaetensis and Cnemidophorus ocellifer) from northeastern Brazil.
Relative feeding specialization may depress ontogenetic, seasonal, and sexual variations in diet: the endemic lizard Cnemidophorus littoralis (Teiidae).
To succeed in the game, the student must develop an efficient strategy for the day-to-day activity of a lizard (choosing between individuals from three different endemic species, Tropidurus psammonastes, Cnemidophorus sp.
cDNA for AR was obtained by RT-PCR from the total Podarcis testis RNA and amplified with forward primer 5'-TGGGCAACCTGAAGATGC-3' and reverse primer 5'-ACCCCATGGCGAAAATCAT-3' designed on the known AR sequences of some reptiles: Trimeresurus flavoviridis (AB548300.1), Elaphe quadrivirgata (AB548301.1), Anolis carolinensis (AF223224.2), Calotes versicolor (AF275370.2), Trachemys scripta (DQ848989.1), Pseudemys nelsoni (AB301061.1), Cnemidophorus uniparens (S79938.1), Alligator mississippiensis (AB186356.2), and Leiolepis reeversii rubritaeniata (AB490385.1).
MULLER, H., 1969b.--Okophysiologische und Okethologische Untetrsuchungen an Cnemidophorus lemniscatus L.