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Definition of Lacerta

Lacerta
Lacerta La*cer"ta, n. [L. lacertus the arm.] A fathom. [Obs.] --Domesday Book.
Lacerta
Lacerta La*cer"ta, n. [L. a lizard. See Lizard.] 1. (Zo["o]l.) A genus of lizards. See Lizard. Note: Formerly it included nearly all the known lizards. It is now restricted to certain diurnal Old World species, like the green lizard (Lacerta viridis) and the sand lizard (L. agilis), of Europe. 2. (Astron.) The Lizard, a northern constellation.

Meaning of Lacerta from wikipedia

- Lacerta is one of the 88 modern constellations defined by the International Astronomical Union. Its name is Latin for lizard. A small, faint constellation...
- Lacerta is a genus of lizards of the family Lacertidae. Lacerta was a fairly diverse genus containing around 40 species, until it was split into nine...
- The viviparous lizard, or common lizard, (Zootoca vivipara, formerly Lacerta vivipara) is a Eurasian lizard. It lives ****her north than any other species...
- Additional common names for T. lepidus include e**** lizard, and jeweled lacerta (in the pet trade), Timon lepidus is one of the largest members of its...
- The sand lizard (Lacerta agilis) is a lacertid lizard distributed across most of Europe from France and across the continent to Lake Baikal in Russia...
- Lacerta (AKA-29) was an Artemis-class attack cargo ship in service with the United States Navy from 1944 to 1946. She was s****ped in 1966. Lacerta (AKA-29)...
- Brasidas lacerta is a species of stick insect in the family Heteropterygidae which is endemic to Mindanao. Due to its extreme variability, and the nymphs...
- Lacerta citrovittata, the Tinos green lizard, is a species of lizard in the family Lacertidae. It is endemic to Greece. Lacerta citrovittata at the Reptarium...
- The European green lizard (Lacerta viridis) is a large lizard distributed across European midlatitudes from Slovenia and eastern Austria to as far east...
- Kronichthys lacerta is a species of armored catfish endemic to Brazil where it occurs in the Baia de Paranagu√° and Ribeira de Iguape River basins. This...