Heloderma suspectum

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Synonyms for Heloderma suspectum

large orange and black lizard of southwestern United States

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Redescription of the microfilaria, Piratuba mitchelli (Smith) (Onchocercidae) from the Gila monster, Heloderma suspectum Cope (Helodermatidae).
Geographic distribution: Heloderma suspectum cinctum (Banded Gila Monster).
Exenatide is the synthetic version of exendin-4, an incretin hormone originally found in the saliva of the Gila monster Heloderma suspectum.
It is derived from the saliva of Heloderma suspectum, the Gila monster.
Heloderma suspectum is the real thing, better known as the Gila Monster, a desert- dwelling lizard which is highly poisonous, with a fierce bite.