Tejus rufescens
Teguexin Te*guex"in, n. (Zo["o]l.) A large South American lizard ({Tejus teguexin}). It becomes three or four feet long, and is blackish above, marked with yellowish spots of various sizes. It feeds upon fruits, insects, reptiles, young birds, and birds' eggs. The closely allied species {Tejus rufescens} is called {red teguexin}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Tejus teguexin — Teguexin Te*guex in, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A large South American lizard ({Tejus teguexin}). It becomes three or four feet long, and is blackish above, marked with yellowish spots of various sizes. It feeds upon fruits, insects, reptiles, young birds,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tejus — Schienenechsen Goldteju (Tupinambis teguixin) Systematik Überklasse: Kiefermäuler (Gnathostomata) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Tupinambis rufescens — Roter Teju Roter Teju (Tupinambis rufescens) Systematik Reihe: Landwirbeltiere (Tetrapoda) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • red teguexin — Teguexin Te*guex in, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A large South American lizard ({Tejus teguexin}). It becomes three or four feet long, and is blackish above, marked with yellowish spots of various sizes. It feeds upon fruits, insects, reptiles, young birds,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Teguexin — Te*guex in, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A large South American lizard ({Tejus teguexin}). It becomes three or four feet long, and is blackish above, marked with yellowish spots of various sizes. It feeds upon fruits, insects, reptiles, young birds, and birds… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Albert C. L. G. Günther — Albrecht Karl Ludwig Gotthilf Günther FRS (also Albert Charles Lewis Gotthilf Gunther ) October 3, 1830 – February 1 1914, was a German born British zoologist.Günther was born in Esslingen in Swabia (Württemberg). He studied theology in Bonn and… …   Wikipedia

  • Albert Günther — Albrecht Carl Ludwig Gotthilf Günther. Albrecht Carl Ludwig Gotthilf Günther (también Albert Charles Lewis Gotthilf Gunther; 3 de octubre de 1830 1 de febrero de 1914) fue un zoólogo británico, nacido en Alemania. Nació en Esslingen (Suabia).… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Roter Teju — (Tupinambis rufescens) Systematik Reihe: Landwirbeltiere (Tetrapoda) Klasse …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Schienenechse — Schienenechsen Goldteju (Tupinambis teguixin) Systematik Überklasse: Kiefermäuler (Gnathostomata) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Schienenechsen — Goldteju (Tupinambis teguixin) Systematik Überklasse: Kiefermäuler (Gnathostomata) Reihe …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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