family Teiidae

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Related to family Teiidae: teiid lizard, whiptail lizard, Cnemidophorus
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Synonyms for family Teiidae

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spinifera (LeSueur), spiny softshell I Order Squamata (lizards and snakes) Family Iguanidae (iguanids) Sceloporus undulatus Latreille, eastern S fence lizard Family Anguidae (glass lizards) Ophisaurus attenuatus Cope, NW slender glass lizard Family Teiidae (whiptails) Cnemidophorus sexlineatus NW, SW (Linnaeus), six-lined racerunner Family Scincidae (skinks) Eumeces fasciatus (Linnaeus), I five-lined skink E.
Whiptail lizards (Aspidoscelis) of the family Teiidae are a taxonomically diversified group achieving highest species richness in the southwestern United States and northern Mexico (Wright, 1993).
2002), family Teiidae, are ground-dwelling lizards found throughout Texas (Dixon 2000).
Studies of tongue flick rates (Bissinger & Simon 1979) and responses to prey odors (Cooper 1990; Cruz-Neto & Andrade 1993) indicate that members of the lizard family Teiidae exhibit well developed vomerolfaction (sensu Cooper & Burghardt 1990).