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Typhlina  Wagler, 1830
Taxonomic Serial No.: 209599

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Valid Name: Ramphotyphlops Fitzinger, 1843
 
    Siagonodon Peters, 1881
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - unavailable, suppressed by ruling   
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: 2019   
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Roy W. McDiarmid  
  Notes: U.S. Geological Survey, Biological Resources Division, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center   
  Reference for: Typhlina    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Typhlina   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): McDiarmid, Roy W., Jonathan A. Campbell, and T'Shaka A. Touré  
  Publication Date: 1999   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Snake Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, vol. 1   
  Page(s): xi + 511   
  Publisher: The Herpetologists' League   
  Publication Place: Washington, D.C., USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-893777-01-4, 1-893777-00-6  
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Typhlina   
       

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 Comments
       
  Comment: Typhlina Wagler, 1830 was suppressed by the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature for the purpose of the Priority. See ICZN, 1982, Official List of Generic Names in Zoology, p. 106. According to McDiarmid et al. (1999), 'Underwood (1977) pointed out that Typhlina Wagler, 1830 was based on Acontias lineatus Reinwardt, 1830, a nomen nudum, and 'Typhlops' [Anguis] septemstriatus Schneider, 1801'. In 2019 those correspond to Ramphotyphlops lineatus (Schlegel 1939) and Siagonodon septemstriatus (Schneider, 1801), respectively. Therefore, ITIS leaves Typhlina Wagler, 1830 in synonymy under both Ramphotyphlops and Siagonodon  
 

 

   

 
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