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Typhlacontias johnsonii  Andersson, 1916
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1182631

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Johnson's Western Burrowing Skink [English]
    Johnson's Burrowing Skink [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  
                               FamilyScincidae Oppel, 1811 – Skinks  
                                  SubfamilyScincinae Oppel, 1811  
                                     GenusTyphlacontias Bocage, 1873  
                                        SpeciesTyphlacontias johnsonii Andersson, 1916 – Johnson's Western Burrowing Skink, Johnson's Burrowing Skink  

  Expert: Peter Uetz  
  Notes: Associate Professor, CSBC   
  Reference for: Typhlacontias johnsonii    
  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: Typhlacontias johnsonii   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Marques, Mariana P., Luis M. Ceríaco, David C. Blackburn, and Aaron M. Bauer  
  Publication Date: 2018   
  Article/Chapter Title: Diversity and Distribution of the Amphibians and Terrestrial Reptiles of Angola, Atlas of Historical and Bibliographic Records (1840-2017)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, ser. 4, vol. 65, supl. 2   
  Page(s): 1-501   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0068-547X   
  Reference for: Typhlacontias johnsonii, Johnson's Burrowing Skink [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Africa  






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