Iguana

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A lizard popular in the US as a household pet, which has been linked to severe infections by unusual serotypes of Salmonella—S Wassenaar, S Rubislaw, S serotype IIIa41:z4z23:-S subspp arizonae, S Kintambo and others. Iguanas also bite, sometimes deep enough to require stitches
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Between December 1991 and September 19941 studied the iguanian lizard Microlophus occipitalis in western Ecuador with the aim of understanding the proximate causes of SSD in a single population.
However, Trivers (1976) showed that, for at least one species of iguanian lizard, Anolis garmani, the characterization of sexual maturity using behavioral criteria corresponds well to characterization using morphological criteria.
Parted into two subfamilies, Leiosaurinae and Enyaliinae, a number of genera and a variety of patterns pertain to this unusual iguanian systematic entity, to which Figures 12 and 13 are dedicated.
Phymaturus vociferator is described as a new species of iguanian lizard, from central-southern Chile, related to P.
Iguanians include horned lizards, flying dragons, and basilisks.