Definition of Genus Uma

1. Noun. Fringe-toed lizard.

Exact synonyms: Uma
Generic synonyms: Reptile Genus
Group relationships: Family Iguania, Family Iguanidae, Iguania, Iguanidae
Member holonyms: Fringe-toed Lizard, Uma Notata

Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Uma

genus Turreae
genus Turritis
genus Tursiops
genus Tussilago
genus Tylenchus
genus Tympanuchus
genus Typha
genus Tyrannosaurus
genus Tyrannus
genus Tyto
genus Uca
genus Uintatherium
genus Ulex
genus Ulmus
genus Ulva
genus Uma (current term)
genus Umbellularia
genus Umbrina
genus Unio
genus Upupa
genus Urginea
genus Uria
genus Urocyon
genus Urocystis
genus Urophycis
genus Uropsilus
genus Urosaurus
genus Ursinia
genus Ursus
genus Urtica

Literary usage of Genus Uma

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

1. The Reptile Book: A Comprehensive, Popularised Work on the Structure and by Raymond Lee Ditmars (1907)
"I. Ear Drum Exposed. Toes long, without spiny fringes. Genus Callisaurus. Distribution.—Deserts of the Southwest. Toes long, with spiny fringes. genus Uma. ..."

2. The English Cyclopaedia by Charles Knight (1867)
"Sub-genus uma;i:.—Respiratory orifice situated comparatively backwards ; the buckler is marked with fine and concentric ..."

3. The American Geologist: A Monthly Journal of Geology and Allied Sciences by Newton Horace Winchell (1899)
"... genus Uma, Baird. Amer. Nat. Vol. XXVIII. 746. On the Lungs of the Ophidia. Proc. Amer. Philos. Soc. Vol. XXXIII. 747. ..."

4. Summarized Proceedings ... and a Directory of Members by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1876)
"A modification of foot-structure, supposed to have relation to the same end, is seen in the movable spines on the outer side of the foot in the genus Uma, ..."

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