Integrated Taxonomic Information System - Report

Go to Screen Version

Tricheilostoma sundewalli  (Jan, 1862)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1107593

(Download Help) Tricheilostoma sundewalli TSN 1107593

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Leptotyphlops sundewalli (Jan, 1862)
    Stenostoma sundewalli Jan, 1862
  Common Name(s): Sundevalls Worm Snake [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          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  
                                  FamilyLeptotyphlopidae Stejneger, 1892 – Slender Blind Snakes, Thread Snakes, Threadsnakes  
                                     SubfamilyEpictinae Hedges, Adalsteinsson and Branch, 2009  
                                        TribeEpictini Hedges, Adalsteinsson and Branch, 2009  
                                           GenusTricheilostoma Jan, 1860  
                                              SpeciesTricheilostoma sundewalli (Jan, 1862) – Sundevalls Worm Snake  
    Direct Children:  
                                                 SubspeciesTricheilostoma sundewalli gestri (Boulenger, 1906)  
                                                 SubspeciesTricheilostoma sundewalli sundewalli (Jan, 1862)  

  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: Tricheilostoma sundewalli, Sundevalls Worm Snake [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Hedges, S. Blair   
  Publication Date: 2011   
  Article/Chapter Title: The type species of the threadsnake genus Tricheilostoma Jan revisited (Squamata, Leptotyphlopidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zootaxa, vol. 3027   
  Page(s): 63-64   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1175-5326   
  Reference for: Tricheilostoma sundewalli   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Africa  






Disclaimer: ITIS taxonomy is based on the latest scientific consensus available, and is provided as a general reference source for interested parties. However, it is not a legal authority for statutory or regulatory purposes. While every effort has been made to provide the most reliable and up-to-date information available, ultimate legal requirements with respect to species are contained in provisions of treaties to which the United States is a party, wildlife statutes, regulations, and any applicable notices that have been published in the Federal Register. For further information on U.S. legal requirements with respect to protected taxa, please contact the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

A gray bar