teiid lizard

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Related to teiid lizard: whiptail lizard, family Teiidae
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Noun1.teiid lizard - tropical New World lizard with a long tail and large rectangular scales on the belly and a long tail
lizard - relatively long-bodied reptile with usually two pairs of legs and a tapering tail
family Teiidae, Teiidae - whiptails; etc.
whiptail, whiptail lizard - any of numerous very agile and alert New World lizards
teju - large (to 3 feet) blackish yellow-banded South American lizard; raid henhouses; used as food
caiman lizard - crocodile-like lizard of South America having powerful jaws for crushing snails and mussels
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The teiid lizard Aspidoscelis calidipes is endemic to the Balsas-Tepalcatepec Basin in the states of Michoacan and Guerrero, Mexico (Duellman, 1961; Perez-Ramos et al., 2000).
Censky, "Mating strategy and reproductive success in the teiid lizard, Ameiva plei," Behaviour, vol.
Ameiva edracantha Bocourt, 1874, is a medium-sized teiid lizard (Jordan 2010) distributed in northwestern Peru and southwestern Ecuador.
A review of the teiid lizard Cnemidophorus cozumelus and the recognition of a new race, Cnemidophorus cozumelus rodecki.
occipitalis (burrowing owls and two species of diurnal snakes) feeding on Dicrodon guttulatum, a teiid lizard that is larger than large male M.
Re-descriptions of Isospora ameivae Carini, 1932 in the teiid lizard Ameiva ameiva and Isospora hemidactyli Carini, 1936 in the gecko Hemidactylus mabouia, with particular reference to their endogenous stages.
Variation, distribution and ecology of the Mexican teiid lizard Cnemidophorus calidipes.
The Laredo striped whiptail, Cnemidophorus laredoensis, is a parthenogenetic teiid lizard which occurs in the sandy disturbed habitats in and near the Rio Grande Valley of Texas and Mexico (Walker 1987).