family Teiidae

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Related to family Teiidae: teiid lizard, whiptail lizard, Cnemidophorus
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Teiidae - whiptails; etc.
reptile family - a family of reptiles
Lacertilia, Sauria, suborder Lacertilia, suborder Sauria - true lizards; including chameleons and geckos
teiid, teiid lizard - tropical New World lizard with a long tail and large rectangular scales on the belly and a long tail
References in periodicals archive ?
Dixon (2013) listed I 1 species of whiptail lizards (for application of Aspidoscelis in the Family Teiidae see Reeder et al.
calidipes presents the general pattern of wide-foraging behavior typical of the family Teiidae (Pianka and Vitt 2003) with a diet composed mainly of relatively sedentary prey.