Definitions for urosaurus ornatus
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word urosaurus ornatus
tree lizard, Urosaurus ornatus(noun)
a climbing lizard of western United States and northern Mexico
The tree lizard or ornate tree lizard is a species of lizard native to the southwestern United States and northern Mexico. The species has been used to research the physiological changes in the body during the fight-or-flight response as related to stress and aggressive competition. Also, its life history and costs of reproduction have been documented in field populations in New Mexico.
Find a translation for the urosaurus ornatus definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these urosaurus ornatus definitions with the community:
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"urosaurus ornatus." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 22 Oct. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/urosaurus ornatus>.