Definition of Iguania
1. Noun. New World lizards.
Generic synonyms: Reptile Family
Group relationships: Lacertilia, Sauria, Suborder Lacertilia, Suborder Sauria
Member holonyms: Iguanid, Iguanid Lizard, Genus Iguana, Amblyrhynchus, Genus Amblyrhynchus, Dipsosaurus, Genus Dipsosaurus, Genus Sauromalus, Sauromalus, Callisaurus, Genus Callisaurus, Genus Uma, Uma, Genus Holbrookia, Holbrookia, Crotaphytus, Genus Crotaphytus, Gambelia, Genus Gambelia, Genus Sceloporus, Sceloporus, Genus Uta, Uta, Genus Urosaurus, Urosaurus, Genus Phrynosoma, Phrynosoma, Basiliscus, Genus Basiliscus, Anolis, Genus Anolis
Lexicographical Neighbors of Iguania
Literary usage of Iguania
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society Held at Philadelphia for by American Philosophical Society (1892)
"... iguania, Diplo- glossa and ... It is present in iguania and ... in most iguania ; exceptions being the terrestrial genera ..."
2. Check-list of North American Batrachia and Reptilia: With a Systematic List by Edward Drinker Cope (1875)
"iguania. * IGUANIDAE. HOLBROOKIA, Girard. Holbrookia maculata, Girard, subspecies maculata, Girard; Stansbury's Report, 1852, p. 342. ..."