Mexican beaded lizard


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Related to Mexican beaded lizard: Gila monster
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Noun1.Mexican beaded lizard - lizard with black and yellowish beadlike scalesMexican beaded lizard - lizard with black and yellowish beadlike scales; of western Mexico
venomous lizard - any of two or three large heavy-bodied lizards; only known venomous lizards
genus Heloderma, Heloderma - type genus of the Helodermatidae; American venomous lizards
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* There are only two lizard species that are venomous: the Gila monster and the Mexican beaded lizard. These lizards secrete venom from saliva glands located in their jaws.
GALWAY BELFAST " The new reptile and amphibian house is home to 15 critically endangered golden mantella, mossy frogs, lemur leaf frogs, venomous Mexican beaded lizards, Jamaican boas and yellow-headed daygeckos.
Two Mexican beaded lizards, one of just two venomous lizard species in the world, have joined the Dudley Zoological Garden collection.

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