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Xenosaurus newmanorum (Newman's Knob Scaled Lizard) is a species of Squamata in the family knob-scaled lizards. It is listed as endangered by IUCN. It is found in the Neotropics and the Nearctic. Xenosaurus newmanorum is an ambush predator. Individuals can grow to 31.89 g. Xenosaurus newmanorum has sexual reproduction. Reproduction is viviparous and dioecious. Xenosaurus newmanorum relies on running to move around.

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  • 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 Newman's Knob-scaled Lizard. View this species on GBIF