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Cordylidae (spinytail lizards)

Wikipedia Abstract

Cordylidae is a family of small to medium-sized lizards that occur in southern and eastern Africa. They are commonly known as girdled lizards, spinytail lizards or girdle-tail lizards.Girdled lizards are diurnal and insectivorous. They are terrestrial, mostly inhabiting crevices in rocky terrain, although at least one species digs burrows and another lives under exfoliating bark on trees.
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Chamaesaura (Grass Lizards) (5)
Cordylus (Girdle-tailed lizard) (21)   (1)
Hemicordylus (2)
Karusasaurus (2)
Namazonurus (5)
Ninurta (1)
Ouroborus (1)
Platysaurus (Rock lizard) (16)   (1)
Pseudocordylus (Girdled lizard) (6)
Smaug (8)

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