Definition of Gambelia
1. Noun. Leopard lizards.
Generic synonyms: Reptile Genus
Group relationships: Family Iguania, Family Iguanidae, Iguania, Iguanidae
Member holonyms: Leopard Lizard
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gambelia
Literary usage of Gambelia
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Botany by Geological Survey of California, William Henry Brewer, Sereno Watson, Asa Gray (1880)
"(Gambelia, Nutt.) 14. A speciosum, Gray, 1. c. A much-branched shrub, 3 or 4 feet high ; the young parts soft-pubescent, the older glabrous, ..."
2. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia by Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (1859)
"Chin and throat reticulated. Neither black, collar nor light spots. More closely related to Crotaphytus collaris, than to Crotaphytus (Gambelia) ..."
3. Synoptical Flora of North America: The Gamopetalae, Being a Second Edition by Asa Gray (1888)
"In canons, from NW Arizona to San Diego, where apparently it also pro- dures small corollas. In § Gambelia, p. 354. ..."
4. The Botanists of Philadelphia and Their Work by John William Harshberger (1899)
"... Gambelia speciosa* a figure of this plant with description being published. Returning to Philadelphia the following year, he entered the Medical School ..."
5. Bulletin of the California Academy of Sciences by California Academy of Sciences (1886)
"17; Hesperian, July, 1860, with fig. ANTIRRHINUM (Gambelia) JUNCEUM, Gray. Collinsia solitaria, Kellogg, 1. c. ii. 10. divaricata, Kellogg, 1. c. iii. 36. ..."
6. The London Journal of Botany by Sir William Jackson Hooker (1848)
"... with rather large, tubular, bright scarlet flowers (Gambelia, Nutt.), somewhat allied to Gai- ..."