Definition of Genus Tupinambis

1. Noun. Tejus.

Exact synonyms: Tupinambis
Generic synonyms: Reptile Genus
Group relationships: Family Teiidae, Teiidae
Member holonyms: Teju

Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Tupinambis

genus Troglodytes
genus Trogon
genus Trollius
genus Trombicula
genus Tropaeolum
genus Tropidoclonion
genus Truncocolumella
genus Tsuga
genus Tuber
genus Tubercularia
genus Tulestoma
genus Tulipa
genus Tulostoma
genus Tunga
genus Tupaia
genus Tupinambis (current term)
genus Turbatrix
genus Turnix
genus Turreae
genus Turritis
genus Tursiops
genus Tussilago
genus Tylenchus
genus Tympanuchus
genus Typha
genus Tyrannosaurus
genus Tyrannus
genus Tyto
genus Uca

Literary usage of Genus Tupinambis

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Catalogue of the Fossil Reptilia and Amphibia in the British Museum (Natural by Richard Lydekker (1888)
"Genus TUPINAMBIS, Daudin '. Cheek-teeth laterally compressed in the young, but with obtuse crowns in the adult. ..."

2. Organic Remains of a Former World: An Examination of the Mineralized Remains by James Parkinson (1811)
"... and of which Daudin has formed the genus Tupinambis, there can remain no doubt. The polished section of a specimen from the Dorsetshire coast, ..."

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