lepidosauria definition

  • noun-plural:
    • A division of reptiles, like the serpents and lizards; the Plagiotremata.
  • others:
    • in a few systems, a subclass or suborder of Reptilia, including reptiles with machines and plates, with limbs or without, and with the rectal cleft transverse additionally the penis double.
  • noun:
    • diapsid reptiles: lizards; snakes; tuataras

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