beaded lizard

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Synonyms for beaded lizard

lizard with black and yellowish beadlike scales

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A new subspecies of beaded lizard, Heloderma horridum, from the Motagua Valley of Guatemala.
The beaded lizard (Heloderma horridum) and Gila monster (Heloderma suspectum): A bibliography of the family Helodermatidae.
GALWAY BELFAST " The new reptile and amphibian house is home to 15 critically endangered golden mantella, mossy frogs, lemur leaf frogs, venomous Mexican beaded lizards, Jamaican boas and yellow-headed daygeckos.
Two Mexican beaded lizards, one of just two venomous lizard species in the world, have joined the Dudley Zoological Garden collection.
As their name suggests Mexican beaded lizards are native to central and western Mexico and have raised hard bead-like scales all over their body, which is varying shades of black and yellow.