Definition of Fringe-toed lizard
1. Noun. With long pointed scales around toes; of deserts of United States and Mexico.
Generic synonyms: Iguanid, Iguanid Lizard
Group relationships: Genus Uma, Uma
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Literary usage of Fringe-toed lizard
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1. Somaliland: Being an Account of Two Expeditions Into the Far Interior by Charles Victor Alexander Peel (1900)
"... above bronze green, with two golden streaks along side ; under parts whitish. Length 10^ inches. fringe-toed lizard (Acanthodactylus savignyi). ..."
2. Preparing for an Uncertain Climate by Office of Technology Assessment, United States, Congress (1993)
"One notable example is the Coachella Valley Fringe-Toed Lizard. HCP, designed to protect an endangered lizard that is uniquely adapted to its sandy desert ..."