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Sphenomorphinae  Welch, 1982
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1181575

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subfamily  
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2022   

 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  
                               FamilyScincidae Oppel, 1811 – Skinks  
                                  SubfamilySphenomorphinae Welch, 1982  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Genus Anomalopus A. H. A. Duméril in A. M. C. Duméril and A. H. A. Duméril, 1851  
                                     Genus Calyptotis De Vis, 1886  
                                     Genus Coeranoscincus Wells and Wellington, 1984  
                                     Genus Coggeria Couper, Covacevich, Marsterson and Shea, 1996  
                                     Genus Concinnia Wells and Wellington, 1984  
                                     Genus Ctenotus Storr, 1964  
                                     Genus Eremiascincus Greer, 1979  
                                     Genus Eulamprus Fitzinger, 1843  
                                     Genus Fojia Greer and Simon, 1982  
                                     Genus Glaphyromorphus Wells and Wellington, 1984  
                                     Genus Gnypetoscincus Wells and Wellington, 1984  
                                     Genus Hemiergis Wagler, 1830  
                                     Genus Insulasaurus Taylor, 1925  
                                     Genus Isopachys Lönnberg, 1916  
                                     Genus Kaestlea Eremchenko and Das, 2004  
                                     Genus Lankascincus Greer, 1991  
                                     Genus Larutia Böhme, 1981  
                                     Genus Leptoseps Greer, 1997  
                                     Genus Lerista Bell, 1833  
                                     Genus Lipinia Gray, 1845 – Lipinias 
                                     Genus Nangura Covacevich, Couper and James, 1993  
                                     Genus Notoscincus Fuhn, 1969  
                                     Genus Ophioscincus Peters, 1874  
                                     Genus Ornithuroscincus Slavenko, Tamar, Tallowin, Kraus, Allison, Carranza and Meiri, 2021  
                                     Genus Otosaurus Gray, 1845  
                                     Genus Palaia Slavenko, Tamar, Tallowin, Kraus, Allison, Carranza and Meiri, 2021  
                                     Genus Papuascincus Allison and Greer, 1986  
                                     Genus Parvoscincus Ferner, Brown and Greer, 1997  
                                     Genus Pinoyscincus Linkem, Diesmos and Brown, 2011  
                                     Genus Praeteropus Hutchinson, Couper, Amey and Wilmer, 2021  
                                     Genus Prasinohaema Greer, 1974  
                                     Genus Protoblepharus Mirza, Bragin, Bhosale, Gowande, Patel and Poyarkov, 2022 – East-Himalayan Skinks 
                                     Genus Ristella Gray, 1839  
                                     Genus Saiphos Gray in Cuvier, 1831  
                                     Genus Scincella Mittleman, 1950 – ground skinks 
                                     Genus Sepsiscus Hutchinson, Couper, Amey and Wilmer, 2021  
                                     Genus Silvascincus Wells and Wellington, 1985  
                                     Genus Sphenomorphus Fitzinger, 1843 – Common Skinks 
                                     Genus Tropidophorus A. M. C. Duméril and Bibron, 1839  
                                     Genus Tumbunascincus Skinner, Hutchinson and Lee, 2013  
                                     Genus Tytthoscincus Linkem, Diesmos and Brown, 2011  

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  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   
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