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gular

[′gyü·lər]
(anatomy)
Of, pertaining to, or situated in the gula or upper throat.
(vertebrate zoology)
A horny shield on the plastron of turtles.
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FP Sum of femoral pores on both thighs SDL Number of subdigital lamellae on the fourth toe of one foot (right chosen unless damaged) GS Number of granular gular scales bordering the medial edges of the eight anterior sublabials (four on each side) and the bridging posterior mental PV Number of scales located between the paravertebral stripes at the counting position for GAB Table 2--Means [+ or -] 1 SE (range in parentheses) for samples of Aspidoscelis neomexicana, A.
Scales arranged on body and tail as follows: 17-17-17 dorsal scale rows, smooth, apical pits absent, paraventral row not enlarged; three gular scales medially between chin shields and preventral scale; two preventral scales; 155 ventral scales; cloacal plate entire; 23/23 subcaudal scales, dorso-caudal keels absent; tail without spine.