Lepidosauria

plural noun
Lep·i·do·sau·ria | \ˌlepədōˈsȯrēə\

Definition of Lepidosauria 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: a subclass of fossil and recent reptiles first appearing in the early Permian, comprising reptiles with two temporal openings and a scaly skin, and including modern lizards, snakes, and tuataras

Lepidosauria

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Definition of Lepidosauria (Entry 2 of 2)

taxonomic synonym of squamata

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Plural noun

lepidosaurian \¦⸗⸗⸗¦⸗rēən \ adjective or noun

History and Etymology for Lepidosauria

Plural noun

New Latin, from lepid- + -sauria

New Latin, from lepid- + -sauria

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