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Lepidosauria

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

Definition of Lepidosauria

  1. :  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

lepidosaurian

adjective or noun

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Origin and Etymology of lepidosauria

New Latin, from lepid- + -sauria


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Lepidosauria

Lep·i·do·sau·ria \"\

Definition of Lepidosauria

  1. taxonomic synonym of squamata

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Origin and Etymology of lepidosauria

New Latin, from lepid- + -sauria


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