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Opluridae (Madagascar iguanas)

Wikipedia Abstract

The Opluridae, or Madagascan iguanas, are a family of moderately sized lizards native to Madagascar. There are seven species in two genera, with most of the species being in Oplurus. 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.The two genera are easily distinguished.
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Chalarodon (Madagascar iguana) (2)
Oplurus (6)

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