The gender of the genera Podarcis Wagler 1830 (Lacertidae), Pelamis Daudin 1803 (Hydrophiidae) and Uropeltis Cuvier 1829 (Uropeltidae)

B. LANZA, S. BOSCHERINI

Abstract


The authors point out that the grammatical gender of the genera Podarcis
(Reptilia Sauria Lacertidae), Pelamis (Reptilia Serpentes Hydrophiidae) and Uropeltis
(Reptilia Serpentes Uropeltidae) is feminine.
KEY WORDS: Podarcis, Lacertidae, Pelamis, Hydrophiidae, Uropeltis, Uropeltidae,
etymology, grammatical gender.

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