genus Cnemidophorus

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Noun1.genus Cnemidophorus - whiptails
reptile genus - a genus of reptiles
family Teiidae, Teiidae - whiptails; etc.
whiptail, whiptail lizard - any of numerous very agile and alert New World lizards
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Phylogenetic relationships of whiptail lizards of the genus Cnemidophorus (Squamata: Teiidae): A test of monophyly, reevaluation of karyotypic evolution, and review of hybrid origins.
In fact, having visited pet stores avidly since the age of ten, I have never seen a lizard of the genus Cnemidophorus for sale.
New, revived, and reallocated names for North American whiptailed lizards, genus Cnemidophorus. Natur.
Mitochondrial-DNA analyses and the origin and relative age of parthenogenetic lizards (genus Cnemidophorus).
Giving a twist to the tale ofparthenogenesis, David Crews in 1979 reported a type of male impersonation among parthenogenetic whiptail lizards of the genus Cnemidophorus (SN: 12/22&29/79, p.423).
A new all-female species of the genus Cnemidophorus. Herpetologica, 29:361-366.
A systematic study of the lizards of the deppei group (genus Cnemidophorus) in Mexico and Guatemala.