alligator lizard

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slim short-limbed lizard having a distinctive fold on each side that permits expansion

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Reproduction in the Arizona alligator lizard, Gerrhonotus kingi.
A new alligator lizard from the Panamint Mountains, Inyo County, California' American Museum Novitates 1883:1-27.
Sexual size dimorphisms and bite force in the Northern Alligator Lizard, Elgaria coerulea.
Reproduction in the San Lucan alligator lizard, Elgaria paucicarinata (Anguidae) from Baja California Sur, Mexico.
Important species: Besides the endangered Fender's blue butterfly and threatened Kincaid's lupine, the preserve is home to species of concern such as the western gray squirrel, sharptail snake, southern alligator lizard, horned lark, western meadowlark and Taylor's checkerspot butterfly.
Bitegmen gerrhonoti, originally described as Baerietta gerrhonoti by Telford (1965) from the southern alligator lizard, Elgaria multicarinata (= Gerrhonotus multicarinatus webbi), was reassigned to its current taxonomic position by Jones (1987).
Also, other reptiles, such as the southern alligator lizard Gerronotus multicarinatus (Goldberg, 1972), the wall-lizard Lacerta vivipara (Joly and Saint Girons, 1975), and some snakes (Saint Girons, 1982), present recrudescence in late September and early October.
skiltonianus, western skink x -- -- Teiidae Cnemidophorus tigris, western whiptail x -- -- Cnemidophorus sp., whiptail -- -- 1 Anguidae Anniella pulchra, California legless lizard x -- -- Elgaria coerulea, northern alligator lizard x -- -- E.
have been reported previously from other anguids, including a northern alligator lizard, Elgaria coerulea (Voge, 1953) and two of 30 (seven percent) San Diego alligator lizards, E.
During a study of the Sonora mud turtle (Kinosternon sonoriense) in Arizona, we observed evidence of predation on the Arizona alligator lizard (Elgaria kingii nobilis) and the ground snake (Sonora semiannulata), prey items not reported previously for this turtle.
A taxonomic review of the endemic alligator lizard Elgaria paucicarinata (Squamata: Anguidae) of Baja California, Mexico with a description of a new species.
A new alligator lizard (genus Gerrhonotus) from the Cuatro Cienegas Basin, Coahuila, Mexico.
Lock's field experience included conservation efforts to protect Campbell's alligator lizards, eastern indigo snakes, Asian turtles and gopher frogs.
14 15) Which song includes the line, "Alligator lizards in the air"?