Definition of Cnemidophorus
1. Noun. Whiptails.
Generic synonyms: Reptile Genus
Group relationships: Family Teiidae, Teiidae
Member holonyms: Whiptail, Whiptail Lizard
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cnemidophorus
Literary usage of Cnemidophorus
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Primary Factors of Organic Evolution by Edward Drinker Cope (1904)
"Some of the species, eg, cnemidophorus sexlineatus, never abandon the coloration of the young of other species and subspecies. ..."
2. Ecology, Diversity and Sustainability of the Middle Rio Grande Basin edited by Deborah M. Finch, Joseph A. Tainter (1996)
"... Sceloporus undulatus Uta stansburiana cnemidophorus exsanguis cnemidophorus inornatus cnemidophorus neomexicanus cnemidophorus tigris cnemidophorus ..."