Helodermatidae

plural noun He·lo·der·mat·i·dae

Definition of Helodermatidae

:a small family of lizards having the dorsal scales replaced by rough tuberculated skin and including the American gila monsters and an obscure Bornean lizard

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Origin and Etymology of helodermatidae

New Latin, from Helodermat-, Heloderma, type genus + -idae


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