Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Plural form of chuckwalla.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • Ecoregion 14b has a diverse array of reptiles, including iguanas, chuckwallas, and leopard, collared, horned, and spiny lizards.

    Ecoregions of Nevada (EPA)

  • The giant Isla San Esteban and spiny chuckwallas on islands in the Gulf of California have a pair of lateral lymph sacs in the sides of their bodies that allow them to store extracellular fluid.

    Adaptations of desert amphibians and reptiles

  • Wildlife trade threatens chuckwallas, gila monsters, and desert tortoises.

    Mojave desert

  • Without crowds of people, whiptail lizards, desert iguanas, and stout chuckwallas abound.

    Three Planetary Futures

  • The Mojave's 760 wildlife species, from desert bighorns to chuckwallas, and a landscape that nature began sculpting when dinosaurs roamed the West, will endure.

    BIRTH OF A PARK

  • These hooks were also used to drag out chuckwallas and smaller rodents that were also eaten.

    Great Basin Rabbit Hunting

  • These hooks were also used to drag out chuckwallas and smaller rodents that were also eaten.

    Archive 2005-11-01

  • They tried chuckwallas too, but chuckwalla meat turned out to be more disagreeable than starvation.

    The Song of The Dodo

  • Sauromalus hispidus, see chuckwallas savanna nightjars Caprimulgus affinis, 150

    The Song of The Dodo

  • The number of live chuckwallas captured and released remains drastically low.

    The Song of The Dodo

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.