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Nessia  Gray, 1839
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1181656

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  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  
    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  
                                  SubfamilyScincinae Oppel, 1811  
                                     GenusNessia Gray, 1839  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Nessia bipes Smith, 1935 – Two-legged Nessia 
                                        Species Nessia burtonii Gray, 1839 – Burton's Nessia 
                                        Species Nessia deraniyagalai Taylor, 1950 – Deraniyagala's Nessia 
                                        Species Nessia didactyla (Deraniyagala, 1934) – Two-toed Nessia 
                                        Species Nessia gansi Batuwita and Edirisinghe, 2017  
                                        Species Nessia hickanala Deraniyagala, 1940 – Hickanala Nessia 
                                        Species Nessia layardi (Kelaart, 1853) – Layard's Nessia 
                                        Species Nessia monodactyla (Gray, 1839) – One-toed Nessia 
                                        Species Nessia sarasinorum (Müller, 1889) – Muller's Nessia 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  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: Nessia   
  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: Nessia   

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