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  1. tree lizard, Urosaurus ornatus(noun)

    a climbing lizard of western United States and northern Mexico

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  1. Urosaurus ornatus

    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.


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