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Xenosaurus phalaroanthereon is a species of Squamata in the family knob-scaled lizards. It is an ambush predator. Individuals can grow to 26.2 g. Xenosaurus phalaroanthereon has sexual reproduction. Reproduction is viviparous and dioecious. Xenosaurus phalaroanthereon relies on running to move around.

  • URI: http://eol.org/schema/terms/ambush
  • Definition: organisms that capture or trap prey by stealth or by strategy (typically not conscious strategy), rather than by speed or by strength.
  • Comment: synonym: sit-and-wait predator
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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0019953
  • Definition: Capable of creating a new organism by combining the genetic material of two gametes, which may come from two parent organisms or from a single organism, in the case of self-fertilizing hermaphrodites.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Xenosaurus phalaroanthereon Nieto-montes De Oca, Campbell & Flores-villela 2001. View this species on GBIF