Latin: Meaning Lips
Meaning in error or interpreted incorrectly.
Lateral - term used to describe the side of an animal.
Latin: Meaning Side
Greek: Meaning White
A reference to markings or patterns that have ’blurred’ edges that blend in with the background rather than stand out in contrast to them in a similar fashion to the patterns formed by lichens.
Latin: Meaning Tongue
A groove in the upper jaw that the tongue flicks through to collect scent molecules for interpretation.
Latin: Meaning of the waters edge or sea shore
Longitudinal lines for instance are lines that travel the length of a snakes body.
Long Term Captive usually applied to a species that has been acclimatized in captivity but can also mean that it has been in captivity for more than six months
Latin: Meaning Orange Orangey Yellow