iguanid

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Related to iguanids: family Iguanidae

iguanid

[i′gwän·əd]
(vertebrate zoology)
The common name for members of the reptilian family Iguanidae.
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Ctenosaura and other iguanids have been reported to have omnivorous diets (Christian et al.
Inclination of body in relation to the substrate seems to change with speed in some iguanids, agamids and teiids (Barbour, 1926; Snyder, 1952; Urban, 1965).
Then he proceeded to tell how male chuckwallas "won" in a gambling game their buttonlike femoral pores, a peculiar marking that various iguanids have on their back legs.