anguid lizard

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any of a small family of lizards widely distributed in warm areas

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In anguid lizards (Barisia and Elgaria), sexual dimorphism is present in size of the head and body (i.
This extended period of spermiogenesis that included spring, summer and autumn differed from other North American anguid lizards like Elgaria kingii which produce sperm in autumn (Goldberg 1975) or E.
With approximately 26 species of anguid lizards in Mexico (Flores Villela & Gerez 1994) additional studies on other species of this family will be needed before the reproductive biology of this group of lizards will be more fully understood.