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Neusticurus  Duméril and Bibron, 1839
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1172225

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2022   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassReptilia Laurenti, 1768 – répteis, reptiles, Reptiles  
                         OrderSquamata Oppel, 1811 – Amphisbaenians, Lizards, Snakes, amphisbčnes, lézards, serpents  
                               FamilyGymnophthalmidae Fitzinger, 1826 – Spectacled Lizards  
                                  GenusNeusticurus Duméril and Bibron, 1839  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Neusticurus arekuna Kok, Bittenbinder, Van Den Berg, Marques-Souza, Nunes, Laking, Teixeira Jr., Fouquet et al., 2018  
                                     Species Neusticurus bicarinatus (Linnaeus, 1758) – Two-faced Neusticurus 
                                     Species Neusticurus medemi Dixon and Lamar, 1981 – Medem's Neusticurus 
                                     Species Neusticurus racenisi Roze, 1958 – Common Venezuelan Water Teiid, Roze's Neusticurus 
                                     Species Neusticurus rudis Boulenger, 1900 – Red Neusticurus 
                                     Species Neusticurus surinamensis Müller, 1923 – Red Neusticurus 
                                     Species Neusticurus tatei (Burt and Burt, 1931) – Tate's Neusticurus 

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Reptile Database (Nov 2021), website (version Nov-2021)  
  Acquired: 2021   
  Notes: Uetz, P., Freed, P, Aguilar, R. & Hosek, J. (eds.) (2021) The Reptile Database,, accessed 12 Dec 2021   
  Reference for: Neusticurus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Sánchez-Pacheco, Santiago J., Omar Torres-Carvajal, Vanessa Aguirre-Peńafiel, et al.  
  Publication Date: 2018   
  Article/Chapter Title: Phylogeny of Riama (Squamata: Gymnophthalmidae), impact of phenotypic evidence on molecular datasets, and the origin of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta endemic fauna   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Cladistics, vol. 34, no. 3   
  Page(s): 260-291   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 1096-0031   
  Notes: doi: 10.1111/cla.12203   
  Reference for: Neusticurus   

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