zebra-tailed lizard


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Noun1.zebra-tailed lizard - swift lizard with long black-banded tail and long legszebra-tailed lizard - swift lizard with long black-banded tail and long legs; of deserts of United States and Mexico
iguanid, iguanid lizard - lizards of the New World and Madagascar and some Pacific islands; typically having a long tail and bright throat patch in males
Callisaurus, genus Callisaurus - zebra-tailed lizard
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Reproduction of the zebra-tailed lizard, Callisaurus draconoides (Squamata: Phrynosomatidae) from Baja California Sur, Mexico.
The zebra-tailed lizard (Callisaurus draconoides) is a diurnal insectivore typically ocurring in fairly open areas in deserts throughout western North America (Pianka and Parker, 1972; Tanner and Krogh, 1975; Smith et al., 1987).
The preserve will protect habitat for several at-risk species, including the zebra-tailed lizard (Callisaurus draconoides), the loggerhead shrike (Lanius ludovicianus), and rare native plants.