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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History and Etymology for Helodermatidae

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

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“Helodermatidae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Helodermatidae. Accessed 23 Jul. 2021.

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