Amerotyphlops paucisquamus

Amerotyphlops paucisquamus

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Typhlopoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Cladus: Sarcopterygii
Cladus: Rhipidistia
Cladus: Tetrapodomorpha
Cladus: Eotetrapodiformes
Cladus: Elpistostegalia
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Cladus: Reptiliomorpha
Cladus: Amniota
Classis: Reptilia
Cladus: Eureptilia
Cladus: Romeriida
Subclassis: Diapsida
Cladus: Sauria
Infraclassis: Lepidosauromorpha
Superordo: Lepidosauria
Ordo: Squamata
Subordo: Serpentes
Superfamilia: Typhlopoidea

Familia: Typhlopidae
Subfamilia: Typhlopinae
Genus: Amerotyphlops
Species: Amerotyphlops paucisquamus

NameEdit

Holotype: MCZ R-147336, adult indet., collected by Dr. Burnet, and donate to the museum on 21 December 1863.

Type locality: “the state of Pernambuco, Brasil.”

CombinationsEdit

  • Typhlops paucisquamus Dixon & Hendricks, 1979: 23 [original combination]
  • Amerotyphlops paucisquamusHedges, Marion, Lipp, Marin & Vidal, 2014: 44 [subsequent combination]

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Vernacular namesEdit

English: Pernambuco Worm Snake