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Amphisbaenidae Gray, 1865

115523  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:115523)

accepted
Family
Genus Amphisbaena Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Amphisbaenula Sternfeld, 1911
Genus Ancylocranium Parker, 1942
Genus Anops Bell, 1833
Genus Anopsibaena Stejneger, 1916
Genus Aporarchus Cope, 1885
Genus Aulura Barbour, 1915
Genus Baikia Gray, 1865
Genus Blanus Wagler, 1830
Genus Bronia Gray, 1865
Genus Cadea Gray, 1844
Genus Cephalopeltis Müller, 1832
Genus Cercolophia Vanzolini, 1992
Genus Chirindia Boulenger, 1907
Genus Chirotes Cuvier, 1817
Genus Cynisca Gray, 1844
Genus Dalophia Gray, 1865
Genus Diphalus Cope, 1861
Genus Euchirotes Cope, 1894
Genus Geocalamus Günther, 1880
Genus Hadrorhineura Hembree, 2007 †
Genus Hemichirotes Cope, 1894
Genus Leposternon Wagler in Spix, 1824
Genus Loveridgea Vanzolini, 1951
Genus Mesobaena Mertens, 1925
Genus Monopeltis Smith, 1848
Genus Monotrophis Gray, 1865
Genus Ophioproctes Boulenger, 1879
Genus Phractogonus Hallowell, 1852
Genus Placogaster Boulenger, 1906
Genus Protorhineura Hembree, 2007 †
Genus Rhineura Cope, 1861
Genus Shrevea Vanzolini, 1951
Genus Tomuropeltis Laurent, 1947
Genus Zygaspis Cope, 1885

Genus Leposternon Spix & Martius, 1823 accepted as Leposternon Wagler in Spix, 1824 (nomen nudum)

Genus Amphisaena accepted as Amphisbaena Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Amphisbasnae Linnaeus, 1759 accepted as Amphisbaena Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Amphisbena Rafinesque, 1815 accepted as Amphisbaena Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Amphisboena Cuvier, 1798 accepted as Amphisbaena Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Amphysbena Scopoli, 1777 accepted as Amphisbaena Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Anopus Steindachner, 1867 accepted as Anops Bell, 1833
Genus Baikiea accepted as Baikia Gray, 1865
Genus Cadae accepted as Cadea Gray, 1844
Genus Lepidostenon accepted as Leposternon Wagler in Spix, 1824
Genus Lepidosternon Wagler, 1830 accepted as Leposternon Wagler in Spix, 1824
Genus Lepidosternum Agassiz, 1846 accepted as Leposternon Wagler in Spix, 1824
Genus Leposternum Agassiz, 1846 accepted as Leposternon Wagler in Spix, 1824
Genus Monopletis accepted as Monopeltis Smith, 1848

Genus Changlosaurus Young, 1961 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Crythiosaurus Gilmore, 1943 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Lestophis Marsh, 1885 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Limnophis Marsh, 1871 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Listromycter Charig & Gans, 1990 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Lophocranion Charig & Gans, 1990 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Macrorhineura Macdonald, 1970 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Omoiotyphlops Rochebrune, 1886 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Sarea Gray, 1844 (uncertain, unassessed)
marine, brackish
recent + fossil
Not documented
IRMNG (2018). Amphisbaenidae Gray, 1865. Accessed at: http://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=115523 on 2019-09-21
Date
action
by
2006-09-19 22:00:00Z
created
2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
changed

basis of record Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [details]   

extant flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   

habitat flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   
From other sources
Classification Eukaryota (Superkingdom) > Animalia (Kingdom) > Eumetazoa (Subkingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Reptilia (Class) > Lepidosauria (Subclass) > Squamata (Order) > Amphisbaenia (Suborder) > Amphisbaenidae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info Benton, 1993 habitat flag(s): T; stratigraphic range: Eocene (Priabonian)-Holocene (?Recent) [details]