Lepidosauria

superorder of reptiles

The Lepidosauria (Greek for scaled lizards) are reptiles with overlapping scales. They include the tuataras, lizards, snakes and amphisbaenians.

Lepidosaurs
Temporal range: Triassic – Recent
Coachella Valley Fringe-toed Lizard.JPG
A Coachella Valley Fringe-toed Lizard
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Lepidosauria
Orders

Lepidosauria is a superorder of Sauropsida. It includes the orders :