Definition of Mexican beaded lizard
1. Noun. Lizard with black and yellowish beadlike scales; of western Mexico.
Generic synonyms: Venomous Lizard
Group relationships: Genus Heloderma, Heloderma
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Literary usage of Mexican beaded lizard
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1. The Reptile Book: A Comprehensive, Popularised Work on the Structure and by Raymond Lee Ditmars (1907)
"... o\ but Two Species—The Gila Monster and ibe Mexican beaded lizard—Both of the Genus HELODERMA Descriptions of the Species—Their Habits HEAVY-BODIED, ..."
2. Biodiversity and the Management of the Madrean Archipelago: The Sky Islands edited by Leonard F. DeBano (1999)
"... and Mexican beaded lizard (Heloderma horridum). Several species commonly thought of as desert dwellers actually occur in the tropical deciduous forest ..."
3. Ethnozoology of the Tewa Indians by Junius Henderson, John Peabody Harrington (1914)
"of the New World appear to be the Gila monster and the Mexican beaded lizard, neither of which occurs in northern New Mexico. Among the snakes the only ..."
4. Natural Emirates: Wildlife and Environment of the United Arab Emirates by Peter Vine (1996)
"While there are only two species of venomous lizards, the gila monster and the Mexican beaded lizard both from the Americas, there are numerous poisonous ..."