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Synonyms for racerunner

very swift lizard of eastern and central United States

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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.
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.
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).
A single species (racerunner) belongs to the family Teiidae.
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.
Species of western or southern origin and characteristic of warmer or drier conditions (e.g., 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., 2002) is a small whiptail lizard with a vast geographic range.
The six-lined racerunner, Cnemidophorus sexlineatus, is one of the most widely distributed lizards in the United States.
The six-lined racerunner (Cnemidophorus sexlineatus) exhibited a slight (P = 0.094) treatment-by-year interaction with greatest abundance on burned plots in 1998 (Table 1).
(1981) presented convincing experimental evidence that RIFAs would attack and consume eggs of the six-lined racerunner (Cnemidophorus sexlineatus) in Alabama.
A new species of coccidian (Apicomplexa: Eimeriidae) from the prairie racerunner, Cnemidophorus sexlineatus viridis (Sauria: Teiidae), in Arkansas.