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Dibamus  Duméril and Bibron, 1839
Taxonomic Serial No.: 209060

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): blind skinks [English]
  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, amphisbènes, lézards, serpents  
                            FamilyDibamidae Boulenger, 1884 – blind skinks  
                               GenusDibamus Duméril and Bibron, 1839 – blind skinks  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Dibamus alfredi Taylor, 1962 – Alfred's Blind Skink, Alfred's Dibamid Lizard 
                                  Species Dibamus bogadeki Darevsky, 1992  
                                  Species Dibamus booliati Das and Yaakob, 2003 – Boo Liat's Blind Lizard 
                                  Species Dibamus bourreti Angel, 1935 – Bourret's Blind Skink 
                                  Species Dibamus celebensis Schlegel, 1858  
                                  Species Dibamus dalaiensis Neang, Holden, Eastoe, Seng, Ith and Grismer, 2011  
                                  Species Dibamus deharvengi Ineich, 1999  
                                  Species Dibamus dezwaani Das and K. K. P. Lim, 2005  
                                  Species Dibamus floweri Quah, Anuar, Grismer and Grassby-Lewis, 2017 – Flower's Blind Lizard 
                                  Species Dibamus greeri Darevsky, 1992 – Greer's Blind Skink 
                                  Species Dibamus ingeri Das and K. K. P. Lim, 2003  
                                  Species Dibamus kondaoensis Honda, Ota, Hikida and Darevsky, 2001  
                                  Species Dibamus leucurus (Bleeker, 1860) – White Blind Skink 
                                  Species Dibamus manadotuaensis Koppetsch, Böhme and Koch, 2019  
                                  Species Dibamus montanus Smith, 1921 – Mountain Blind Skink 
                                  Species Dibamus nicobaricum (Steindachner, 1867)  
                                  Species Dibamus novaeguineae Duméril and Bibron, 1839  
                                  Species Dibamus seramensis Greer, 1985 – Seram Blind Skink 
                                  Species Dibamus smithi Greer, 1985 – Smith's Blind Skink 
                                  Species Dibamus somsaki Honda, Nabhitabhata, Ota and Hikida, 1997 – Somsak's Dibamid Lizard 
                                  Species Dibamus taylori Greer, 1985 – Taylor's Blind Skink 
                                  Species Dibamus tebal Das and K. K. P. Lim, 2009  
                                  Species Dibamus tiomanensis Diaz, Leong, Grismer and Yaakob, 2004 – Tioman Island Blind Lizard 
                                  Species Dibamus vorisi Das and K. K. P. Lim, 2003  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Dibamus   
  Source: Reptile Database (Mar 2022), website (version Mar-2022)  
  Acquired: 2002   
  Notes: Uetz, P., Freed, P., Aguilar, R. & Hosek, J. (eds.) (2022) The Reptile Database,, accessed 9 May 2022   
  Reference for: Dibamus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Applegarth, J. S.  
  Publication Date: 1983   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Index to the Genera of Reptilia - A Device to Assist Curators. Sauria (Lacertilia and Amphisbaenia), Third Edition   
  Page(s): 54   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Dibamus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Boulenger, G. A.  
  Publication Date: 1887   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Catalogue of the Lizards in the British Museum (Natural History), vol. 3   
  Page(s): 575   
  Publisher: Taylor and Francis   
  Publication Place: London, England   
  Reference for: Dibamus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Dumeril, A. M. C. and G. Bibron  
  Publication Date: 1839   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Erpetologie Generale ou Histoire Naturelle Complete des Reptiles, vol. 5   
  Page(s): 855   
  Publisher: Librairie Encyclopedique de Roret   
  Publication Place: Paris, France   
  Reference for: original description   

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