family Lacertidae

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Related to family Lacertidae: Iguanidae
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Lacertidae - Old World lizards
reptile family - a family of reptiles
Lacertilia, Sauria, suborder Lacertilia, suborder Sauria - true lizards; including chameleons and geckos
lacertid, lacertid lizard - Old World terrestrial lizard
genus Lacerta, Lacerta - type genus of the Lacertidae
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Now we will go on with the inferior row of Figure 22 and Figure 23, illustrating characteristic features of the African and Euro-Asiatic great family Lacertidae, with more than 220 species and 25 genera.
agilis, family Lacertidae) is a small ([less than] 20 g) species in which most adult males and females mate more than once per season, with more than one partner.