Xerobates


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Noun1.Xerobates - possible new genus for desert and Texas tortoises based on recent researchXerobates - possible new genus for desert and Texas tortoises based on recent research
reptile genus - a genus of reptiles
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The cardiac ventricle showed a thick, trabecular wall, as observed in California desert tortoises (Xerobates agassizi), in sea turtles (Caretta caretta) and in red-eared sliders (Trachemys scripta elegans) (PENNINCK, 1991; VALENTE et al., 2007; POSER et al, 2011).
Jacobson ER, Gaskin JM, Brown MB, Harris RK, Gardiner CH, Lapointe JL, Adams HP and Reggiardo C (1991) Chronic upper respiratory tract disease of free ranging desert tortoises (Xerobates agassizii).
Chronic upper respiratory tract disease of free-ranging desert tortoises (Xerobates agassizii).