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Amerotyphlops  Hedges, Marion, Lipp, Marin and Vidal, 2014
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1116039

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2019   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassTetrapoda   
                      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  
                                     SubfamilyTyphlopinae Merrem, 1820  
                                        GenusAmerotyphlops Hedges, Marion, Lipp, Marin and Vidal, 2014  
    Direct Children:  
                                           SpeciesAmerotyphlops amoipira (Rodrigues and Juncá, 2002)  
                                           SpeciesAmerotyphlops arenensis Graboski, Pereira-Filho, Silva, Costa Prudente and Zaher, 2015  
                                           SpeciesAmerotyphlops brongersmianus (Vanzolini, 1976) – Brongersma's Worm Snake 
                                           SpeciesAmerotyphlops costaricensis (Jiménez and Savage, 1963) – Costa Rica Worm Snake 
                                           SpeciesAmerotyphlops lehneri (Roux, 1926) – Estado Falcón Worm Snake 
                                           SpeciesAmerotyphlops microstomus (Cope, 1866) – Yucatecan Worm Snake, Serpiente-ciega yucateca 
                                           SpeciesAmerotyphlops minuisquamus (Dixon and Hendricks, 1979) – Basin Worm Snake 
                                           SpeciesAmerotyphlops paucisquamus (Dixon and Hendricks, 1979) – Pernambuco Worm Snake 
                                           SpeciesAmerotyphlops reticulatus (Linnaeus, 1758) – Reticulate Worm Snake 
                                           SpeciesAmerotyphlops stadelmani (Schmidt, 1936) – Stadelman's Wurm Snake 
                                           SpeciesAmerotyphlops tasymicris (Thomas, 1974) – Grenada Worm Snake 
                                           SpeciesAmerotyphlops tenuis (Salvin, 1860) – Coffee Worm Snake 
                                           SpeciesAmerotyphlops trinitatus (Richmond, 1965) – Trinidad Worm Snake 
                                           SpeciesAmerotyphlops tycherus (Townsend, Wilson, Ketzler and Luque-Montes, 2008)  
                                           SpeciesAmerotyphlops yonenagae (Rodrigues, 1991) – Yonenga Worm Snake 
       

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Hedges, S. Blair, Angela B. Marion, Kelly M. Lipp, Julie Marin, and Nicolas Vidal   
  Publication Date: 2014   
  Article/Chapter Title: A taxonomic framework for typhlopid snakes from the Caribbean and other regions (Reptilia, Squamata)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Caribbean Herpetology, vol. 49   
  Page(s): 1-61   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 2333-2468   
  Notes: doi: 10.31611/ch.49   
  Reference for: original description   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Pyron, Robert Alexander, and Van Wallach   
  Publication Date: 2014   
  Article/Chapter Title: Systematics of the blindsnakes (Serpentes: Scolecophidia: Typhlopoidea) based on molecular and morphological evidence   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zootaxa, vol. 3829, no. 1   
  Page(s): 1-81   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 1175-5326   
  Notes: doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.3829.1.1   
  Reference for: Amerotyphlops   
       

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