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terrarium

(tə-râr′ē-əm)
n. pl. terrar·iums or terrar·ia (-ē-ə)
A small enclosure or closed container in which selected living plants and sometimes small land animals, such as turtles and lizards, are kept.

terrarium

a closed glass container in which plants or small animals are cultivated.
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Lizards collected in 1991 and 1992 were transported to a lab room at McNeese State University and again were housed individually in 10-gallon terraria.
Although we do not know when the post-exposure mortality occurred, we saw no evidence that there was substantial mortality soon after the salamanders were transferred to their terraria.
Without such spatial orientation in terraria lacking cover, snakes were attracted to envenomated prey but none of the cues arising from a "standard, safe place" were available to countervail against the vulnerability associated with movement toward a relatively open area.
Since two terraria were used for each species, each male courted two different females during the entire experimental period, one in each terrarium.
Crickets and harvestmen were introduced in the terraria where the spiders were being maintained.