Rhynchocephalia

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Rhynchocephalia

a primitive group of DIAPSID reptiles that includes Sphenodon, a genus having a pineal eye in the roof of the skull.
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Eight years after the announcement, mass production of the SSC Tuatara hypercar, potentially the fastest production car in the world, began.
SCC, a Washington state-based automaker, is planning to start production of the Tuatara.
Tuatara Capital, a New York-based private equity firm, led the acquisition of CPS, Inc.
The precision of targeting arises from a synergy of TUATARA's advanced real-time algorithms and securely processed telecommunications data, which is used to create filters and customers segments.
He said Omantel has teamed up with TUATARA to launch this innovative platform which will enable companies in Oman to launch quick and easy high precision smart marketing campaigns through both mobile and Internet.
This breaks down as: 6,110 species of lizards, 3,414 species of snakes, 322 turtle species, 193 species of Amphisbaenia 'worm lizards', 24 types of crocodile, and the single species of New Zealand tuatara.
Striking, full-color photography offers an up-close and personal glimpse of animals such as the lungfish, the microscopic tardigrade, the chambered nautilus, the ferocious goblin shark, the New Zealand tuatara (closest living cousin of the dinosaurs), and much more.
Secretary Boris Johnson holds a Tuatara lizard during a visit to Zealandia ecosanctuary in Wellington, New Zealand.
Genetic diversity and differentiation at MHC genes in island populations of tuatara (Sphenodon spp.).
(Trivia: While it's home to the tuatara, a reptile which has remained unchanged in 65 million years, there is not a single snake in New Zealand.)