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hatteria


hatteria


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hatteria  \Hat*te"ri*a\,  n.  [NL.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  New  Zealand  lizard,  which  in  anatomical  character,  differs 
  widely  from  all  other  existing  lizards.  It  is  the  only  living 
  representative  of  the  order  Rhynchocephala,  of  which  many 
  Mesozoic  fossil  species  are  known  --  called  also 
  {Sphenodon},  and  {Tuatera}.