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A constellation in the Northern Hemisphere near Cygnus and Andromeda.

[Latin lacerta, lizard.]


n, Latin genitive Lacertae (ləˈsɜːtiː)
(Astronomy) a small faint constellation in the N hemisphere, part of which is crossed by the Milky Way, lying between Cygnus and Andromeda
[Latin: lizard]
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Noun1.Lacerta - type genus of the LacertidaeLacerta - type genus of the Lacertidae  
reptile genus - a genus of reptiles
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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Neither have that rapid movement, so characteristic of the genera Lacerta and Iguana.
John Fisher, technical director at scientific instrument manufacturers Lacerta Technology Ltd, is one of the two judges of the Cargo Carrier Challenge category.
2008), the Common Wall Lizard Podarcis muralis and Western Green Lizard Lacerta bilineata (Sacchi et al.
This celestial butterfly hovers in a Lacerta star field, 2.
Geographic variation of life-history traits in the sand lizard Lacerta agilis: testing Darwin's fecundityadvantage hypothesis.
1998; Fox & Rostker 1982); en Coleonyx brevis, Lacerta monticola, Mabuya heathi, Psammodromus algiricus, y U.
Target species : Bombina bombina Bufo calamita Bufo viridis Dytiscus latissimus Epidalea calamita Graphoderus bilineatus Hyla arborea Lacerta agilis Leucorrhinia albifrons Leucorrhinia pectoralis Pelobates fuscus Rana dalmatina Triturus cristatus
Ironwood Material Science Inc, Lacerta Technologies GmbH, Maxigen Biotech Inc.
Key Words: Barbus lacerta, Dactylogyrus goktschaicus, Dogielius mokhayeri, Bothriocephalus acheilognathi, Caryophylleous laticeps, Rhabdochona denudata, Lemproglena pulchella, Ergasilus sieboldi
Two days before the New England Patriots football team won the 2015 NFL Super Bowl, Lacerta Group, Inc.