Amphisbaena


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Amphisbaena

two-headed monster, either scaled like a snake or feathered; one head remains awake while the other sleeps. [Roman Myth.: White]
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Species Locality (n) Salvator merianae Vicosa-MG (3) Enyalius bilineatus Vicosa-MG (1) Amphisbaena alba Vicosa-MG (1) Chironius fuscus Aripuana-MG (1) Chironius flavolineatus Botucatu-SP (1) Xenopholis undulatus Florestal-MG (1) Helicops angulatus Aripuana-MG (3) Erythrolamprus viridis Varzea Alegre-CE (6) and Aiuaba-CE (1) Crotalus durissus Botucatu-SP (1) Species Helminths P Salvator merianae Physaloptera tupinambae 175 Enyalius bilineatus Strongyluris oscari 16 Amphisbaena alba Semenoviella amphisbaenae 26 Chironius fuscus Paracotyletrema sp.
A new two-pored Amphisbaena Linnaeus from the endangered Brazilian Cerrado biome (Squamata: Amphisbaenidae).
El segundo habitat exhibio de manera similar una moderada riqueza de taxones (26-74), pero destacaron por su distribucion las tres especies limnobiontes eurihalinas de primer grado: Chlorella vulgaris, Tetraedron minimum y Caloneis amphisbaena. El tercer habitat mostro la menor riqueza de especies (1-24) y en el resalto por su distribucion la especie limnobionte eurihalina de primer grado Gomphonema gracile var.
Four other snakes participate in these head games as the narrative proceeds: the amphisbaena moves towards its twin heads (719); the dipsas twists back its head to kill the first of Cato's soldiers (738); seps causes Sabe llus' head and neck to flow away (781); Paulus is struck through the head by the flying iaculum (824).
Raillietiella gigliolii (Pentastomida) infecting Amphisbaena alba (Squamata, Amphisbaenidae): a first record for northeast Brazil.
amphisbaena, les permitio concluir que si alguna vez se divide el genero Pinnularia, la division no se hara siguiendo los criterios tradicionales que separan estos dos generos.