six-lined racerunner


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Noun1.six-lined racerunner - very swift lizard of eastern and central United Statessix-lined racerunner - very swift lizard of eastern and central United States
whiptail, whiptail lizard - any of numerous very agile and alert New World lizards
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Natural history of the six-lined racerunner (Cnemidophorus sexlineatus).
Aspidoscelis neotesselata is a parthenogenetic species that originated as the result of hybridization between a diploid unisexual Common Checkered Whiptail (Aspidoscelis tesselata), and a diploid sexual species, Six-lined Racerunner (A.
The fourteen species not documented include the Barking Treefrog (Hyla gratiosa), Gopher Frog (Rana capito), Small-mouthed Salamander (Ambystoma texanum), Four-toed Salamander (Hemidactylium scutatum), Midland Mud Salamander (Pseudotriton montanus diasticus), Eastern Slender Glass Lizard (Ophisaurus attenuatus longicaudus), Eastern Six-lined Racerunner (Aspidoscelis sexlineata sexlineata), Broad-headed Skink (Eumeces laticeps), Red Cornsnake (Elaphe guttata), Yellow-bellied Watersnake (Nerodia erythrogaster flavigaster), Northern Pinesnake (Pituophis m.
The six-lined racerunner (Cnemidophorus sexlineatus), bullsnake (Pituophis melanoleucus), and eastern hognose snake (Heterodon platirhinus) were also relatively common; however, I observed each in only two counties in northwest Indiana.
Already Blankinship has reports of use by many reptiles and amphibians in the newly planted habitats: Texas tortoise and Texas indigo snake, both endangered in the state; the giant toad, threatened in Texas; Gulf Coast toad; checkered whiptail; six-lined racerunner. This spring the refuge will begin intensive monitoring of small animals on the replanted sites, including the installation of drift fences for amphibians and reptiles.
The extralimital slider turtle (Trachemys scripta, archaeological record) , and six-lined racerunner lizard (Cnemidophorus sexlineatus which occurs in Michigan only in Tuscola County) may be relicts from the Middle Holocene warm, dr y period (hypsithermal).
The six-lined racerunner (Aspidoscelis sexlineata = Cnemidophorus sexlineatus; Reeder et al., 2002) is a small whiptail lizard with a vast geographic range.
The six-lined racerunner, Cnemidophorus sexlineatus, is one of the most widely distributed lizards in the United States.
-- A new subspecies of the six-lined racerunner, Cnemidophorus sexlineatus, is described from southern Texas.
The six-lined racerunner, Cnemidophorus sexlineatus (Linnaeus, 1766), is a moderately-sized bisexual whiptail lizard that ranges both east and west of the Mississippi River from Maryland to Florida westward to New Mexico and north to Wyoming, South Dakota, Minnesota, and Wisconsin (Conant, 1975).