iguanid

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n iguanid lizards of the New World and Madagascar and some Pacific islands; typically having a long tail and bright throat patch in males
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Iguanid (Zoöl) Same as Iguanoid.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n iguanid A lizard of the family Iguanidæ.
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Usage

In literature:

When as in America Iguanids are available, some of these are thus modified, while in Africa and Asia the Agamids are drawn upon.
"Darwin and Modern Science" by A.C. Seward and Others
The courtship of some iguanid and teiid lizards.
"Life History and Ecology of the Five-lined Skink, Eumeces fasciatus" by Henry S. Fitch
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