Amphisbaena uroxena

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Amphisbaenia 

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
Cladus: Unidentata Episquamata

Subordo: Lacertoidea
Infraordo: Lacertibaenia
Cladus: Amphisbaenia

Familia: Amphisbaenidae
Genus: Amphisbaena
Species: Amphisbaena uroxena

NameEdit

Amphisbaena uroxena Mott, Rodrigues, de Freitas, & Silva, 2008

Type locality: Fazenda Caraibas (13°09’49’’S, 41°24’19’’W), district of Cascavel, municipality of Mucugê, Serra do Espinhacao (Chapada Diamantina), state of Bahia, Brazil.

Holotype: MZUSP 95987, immature female.

ReferencesEdit

  • Mott, T.; Rodrigues, M.T.; Freitas, M.A. de 2011: Amphisbaena uroxena Mott, Rodrigues, De Freitas and Silva 2008 (Squamata, Amphisbaenidae) shows sexual dimorphism in precloacal pores. Zootaxa, 3043: 33–34. Preview
  • Mott, T.; Rodrigues, M.T.; Freitas, M.A. de; Silva, T.F.S. 2008: New species of Amphisbaena with a nonautotomic and dorsally tuberculate blunt tail from State of Bahia, Brazil (Squamata, Amphisbaenidae). Journal of herpetology, 42(1): 172–175. DOI: 10.1670/07-074R2.1