The Opluridae, or Madagascan Iguanas, are a family of moderately sized lizards native to Madagascar. The family includes species that live amongst rocks, some that live in trees, and one that inhabits sand dunes. All of the species lay eggs, and have teeth that resemble those of the true iguanas.


Family Opluridae

  • Genus Chalarodon
    • Chalarodon madagascariensis
  • Genus Oplurus
    • Oplurus cuvieri
    • Oplurus cyclurus
    • Oplurus fierinensis
    • Oplurus grandidieri
    • Oplurus quadrimaculatus
    • Oplurus saxicola

Search another word or see Opluridaeon Dictionary | Thesaurus |Spanish
Copyright © 2015 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature