Definitions

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  • adjective Stansbury (attributive); used in taxonomic names for organisms that often have English names of the form "Stansbury's ..."

Etymologies

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Named in a pseudo-Latin manner for American explorer Howard Stansbury

Examples

  • The side-blotched lizard, Uta stansburiana, has three morphs differing in color and mating behavior.

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  • The side-blotched lizard, Uta stansburiana, has three morphs differing in color and mating behavior.

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  • Lizards are numerous, including Bailey's collared lizard (Crotaphytus collaris baileyi), western earless lizard (Holbrookia maculata approximans), southern brownshouldered uta (Uta stansburiana elegans), striped swift (Sceloporus consobrinus), and horned toads (Phrynosoma sp.).

    Tseh So, a Small House Ruin, Chaco Canyon, New Mexico :

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