Definition of Genus 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 Genus Cnemidophorus
Literary usage of Genus Cnemidophorus
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1. Biodiversity and the Management of the Madrean Archipelago: The Sky Islands edited by Leonard F. DeBano (1999)
"Influence of gene dosage on electrophoretic phenotypes of proteins from lizards of the genus Cnemidophorus. Comp. Biochem. Physiol.77B:181-189. , and CJ ..."
2. The Reptile Book: A Comprehensive, Popularised Work on the Structure and by Raymond Lee Ditmars (1907)
"The genus Cnemidophorus.—The Striped Lizards or "Race Runners." Collectively, these lizards may be readily recognised. They are slender and graceful in ..."
3. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society Held at Philadelphia for by American Philosophical Society (1892)
"Cope offered for the Transactions a paper entitled " A Synopsis of the species Tied, genus Cnemidophorus." On motion, the paper was referred to a Committee, ..."
4. The Geology of the Environs of Albuquerque, New Mexico by Clarence Luther Herrick (1899)
"A very large family represented within our limits by a single genus. Genus. CNEMIDOPHORUS. Four pentadactyl limbs ; head plates large ..."