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Calango (Whiptail)

Family Teiidae, Teius sp.


Teiidae is a family of lizards native to the Americas, generally known as whiptails. The group includes the parthenogenic genera Cnemidophorus and Aspidoscelis, and the non-parthenogenic Tupinambis. It has over 230 member species in ten genera. About 75% of the species are in two dominant genera, Aspidoscelis and Cnemidophorus.

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Sergio Monteiro
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Sergio Monteiro

Uberlândia, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Spotted on Sep 22, 2012
Submitted on Sep 25, 2012

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