racerunner


Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for racerunner

very swift lizard of eastern and central United States

References in periodicals archive ?
Aspects of the thermal biology of the six-lined racerunner Cnemidophorus sexlineatus (Squamata: Teiidae) in west-central Florida.
The fourteen species not documented include the Barking Treefrog (Hyla gratiosa), Gopher Frog (Rana capito), Small-mouthed Salamander (Ambystoma texanum), Four-toed Salamander (Hemidactylium scutatum), Midland Mud Salamander (Pseudotriton montanus diasticus), Eastern Slender Glass Lizard (Ophisaurus attenuatus longicaudus), Eastern Six-lined Racerunner (Aspidoscelis sexlineata sexlineata), Broad-headed Skink (Eumeces laticeps), Red Cornsnake (Elaphe guttata), Yellow-bellied Watersnake (Nerodia erythrogaster flavigaster), Northern Pinesnake (Pituophis m.
Grant (1936) reported the racer (Coluber constrictor), eastern ribbon snake (Thamnophis sauritus), common garter snake, six-lined racerunner and eastern hognose snake as common in Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area; and he reported the painted turtle, spotted turtle (Clemmys guttata), ornate box turtle (Terrapene ornata) and Blanding's turtle (Emydoidea blandingii) as common in Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area and in Starke County.
The extralimital slider turtle (Trachemys scripta, archaeological record) , and six-lined racerunner lizard (Cnemidophorus sexlineatus which occurs in Michigan only in Tuscola County) may be relicts from the Middle Holocene warm, dr y period (hypsithermal).
This bright green coloration is characteristic of the Prairie Racerunner subspecies (C.
It is suggested that the isolated population of the racerunner lizard (Cnemidophorus sexlineatus) found in Tuscola County and nowhere else in the state, is a relict from the warm, xerophytic interval that occurred in the mid-Holocene.
Fowler's toad, Bufo fowleri, the six-lined racerunner, Cnemidophorus sexlineatus, and the western slender glass lizard, Ophisaurus attenuatus) presumably entered the Calumet region during a hypsithermal interval (Smith & Minton 1957) about 6200 to 5050 ybp (Ahearn & Kapp 1984).
The six-lined racerunner (Aspidoscelis sexlineata = Cnemidophorus sexlineatus; Reeder et al.