Amphisbaenidae


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Amphisbaenidae

[¦am·fəs¦bēn·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
A family of tropical snakelike lizards in the suborder Sauria.
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Las Gekkonidae y Amphisbaenidae estan representados en el Eoceno, los Teiidae en el Oligoceno, y los Scincidae en el Plioceno.
Adult Oscaecilia -- zweifeli Siphonops hardyi Juvenile Plethodontidae Bolitoglossa -- altamazonica Bolitoglossa Adult gaaramacalensis Bolitoglossa Adult rafescens Amphisbaenidae Amphisbaena dubia -- Amphisbaena -- microcephalum Amphisbaena sp.
Six families are recognized in the suborder Amphisbaenia, of which only Amphisbaenidae is present in Brazil with 68 known species (Pinna et al.
Raillietiella gigliolii (Pentastomida) infecting Amphisbaena alba (Squamata, Amphisbaenidae): a first record for northeast Brazil.
Ocorrencia de lagartos no "lavrado" de Roraima, Brasil (Sauria: Gekkonidae, Teiidae, Polycridae, Tropiduridae, Scincidae e Amphisbaenidae).