genus Xenosaurus


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Noun1.genus Xenosaurus - type and sole genus of Xenosauridae: slender-bodied Mexican lizards having the upper surface covered with tiny granules and tubercles
reptile genus - a genus of reptiles
family Xenosauridae, Xenosauridae - monotypic family of Mexican lizards
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A review of the American lizards of the genus Xenosaurus Peters.
Lizards of the genus Xenosaurus are viviparous dwellers of crevices and holes and they range throughout much of central and southern Mexico and into Guatemala (Ballinger et al., 2000b).
Sexual Dimorphism in Two Species of Knob-Scaled Lizard (Genus Xenosaurus) From Mexico.