Sentence Examples


  • Tschudi in 1838 for various salamanders from North America, which had previously been described as Lacerta or Salamandra, and which, so far as general appearance is concerned, differ little from the European salamanders.
  • The same root kar leads through something like kar-kar-ta, glakarta (glazard in Breton), to lacerta and to "lizard."
  • Lacerta in turn has become, in Spanish, lagarto, which, with the article, el lagarto, is the origin of the term "alligator."
  • The common lizard (Lacerta vivipara) frequents heaths and banks in England and Scotland, and is locally met with also in.
  • A, Lacerta vivipara; b, L.
 

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