order Squamata


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Noun1.order Squamata - diapsid reptiles: snakes and lizards
animal order - the order of animals
Lepidosauria, subclass Lepidosauria - diapsid reptiles: lizards; snakes; tuataras
Lacertilia, Sauria, suborder Lacertilia, suborder Sauria - true lizards; including chameleons and geckos
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Fifteen adult species of Chameleon Chamaeleo chamaeleon (Linnaeus, 1758) (order Squamata, suborder, Sauria, Family Chamaeleonidae, subfamily Subfamilia: Chamaeleo), Chameleon Chamaeleo africanus (Laurenti, 1768) (order Lacertilia, suborder, Sauria, Family Chamaeleonidae), and Chamaeleon vulgaris (Daudin, 1802) are used in the present work.
Species CAVE 1 CAVE 2 CAVE 3 1 2 3 1 2 3 1 2 3 Amphibians Order Anura Family Bufonidae Ansonia mcgregori -- -- -- -- -- -- (F) -- -- Ansonia muelleri -- -- -- -- -- -- (F) -- -- Rhinella marina (F) -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Reptiles Order Squamata Family Colubridae Ahaetulla prasina -- -- -- -- -- -- (F) -- -- Family Agamidae Draco volans -- -- -- -- -- -- (W) -- -- Family Gekkonidae Gekko gecko (W) -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Family Scincidae Emoia atrocostata -- -- -- (F) -- -- (F) -- -- Eutropis multicarinata (F) -- -- (F) -- -- -- -- -- Sphenomorphus fasciatus (F) -- -- (F) -- -- -- -- -- Parvoscincus steerei (F) -- -- (F) -- -- (F) -- -- Family Varanidae Varanus salvator (F) -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Legend : (-)-absent, F-Floor, W-Wall; 1-Twilight zone, 2-Transition zone, 3--Deep zone.
Taxon ATV Non-ATV Control Total Class Amphibia Order Caudata Ambystoma opacum 1 0 0 1 Ambystoma texanum 10 13 7 30 Order Anura Rana utricularia 10 5 8 23 Class Reptilia Order Squamata Eumeces fasciatus 26 31 37 94 Eumeces laticeps 10 4 12 26 Scincella lateralis 42 32 42 116 Agkistrodon piscivorus 5 5 3 13 Agkistrodon contortrix 3 3 0 6 Pantherophis obsoleta 0 1 0 1 Farancia abacura 1 0 0 1 Lampropeltis getula 1 0 1 2 Nerodia erythrogaster 11 12 10 33 Nerodia fasciata 2 0 2 4 Nerodia rhombifer 0 2 0 2 Storeria dekayi 5 2 3 10 Thamnophis proximus 11 14 16 41 Total Individuals 138 124 141 403 Total Species 14 12 11 16