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Grypotyphlops acutus  (A. M. C. Duméril and Bibron, 1844)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1116192

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Rhinotyphlops acutus (A. M. C. Duméril and Bibron, 1844)
    Typhlops unilineatus (A. M. C. Duméril and Bibron, 1844)
    Letheobia acutus (A. M. C. Duméril and Bibron, 1844)
    Onychocephalus acutus A. M. C. Duméril and Bibron, 1844
    Onychocephalus unilineatus A. M. C. Duméril and Bibron, 1844
  Common Name(s): Beaked Worm Snake [English]
    Beaked Blind Snake [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 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  
                            SuborderSerpentes Linnaeus, 1758 – Snakes, cobra, serpente, serpents  
                               InfraorderScolecophidia Cope, 1864  
                                  FamilyTyphlopidae Merrem, 1820 – Blind Snakes, Typical Blind Snakes, Blindsnakes  
                                     SubfamilyAfrotyphlopinae Hedges, Marion, Lipp, Marin and Vidal, 2014  
                                        GenusGrypotyphlops Fitzinger, 1843  
                                           SpeciesGrypotyphlops acutus (A. M. C. Duméril and Bibron, 1844) – Beaked Worm Snake, Beaked Blind Snake  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Reptile Database (2019), website (version 09-Jul-19)  
  Acquired: 2019   
  Notes: Uetz, P. & Jirí Hosek (eds.), The Reptile Database, (   
  Reference for: Grypotyphlops acutus, Beaked Blind Snake [English], Beaked Worm Snake [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wallach, Van  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title: Scolecophidia Miscellanea   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Hamadryad, vol. 27, no. 2   
  Page(s): 222-240   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0972-205X   
  Reference for: Grypotyphlops acutus   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Southern Asia  






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