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Cnemidophorus tigris multiscutatus.jpg
Coastal Western Whiptail
C. tigris multiscutatus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Family: Teiidae
Genus: Cnemidophorus
Wagler, 1830

Cnemidophorus is a genus of lizards which belong to the family of Teiidae, which are commonly referred to as whiptail lizards or racerunners. Over 30% of the Cnemidophorus genus are parthenogenic.