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Bachia  Gray, 1845
Taxonomic Serial No.: 208949

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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, amphisbčnes, lézards, serpents  
                               FamilyGymnophthalmidae Fitzinger, 1826 – Spectacled Lizards  
                                  GenusBachia Gray, 1845  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Bachia alleni (Barbour, 1914) – Antillean Bachia, LaGuaira Bachia, Worm Lizard, Allen's Ground Lizard 
                                     Species Bachia barbouri Burt and Burt, 1931 – Barbour's Bachia 
                                     Species Bachia beebei Murphy, Salvi, Santos, Braswell, Charles, Borzée and Jowers, 2019  
                                     Species Bachia bicolor (Cope, 1896) – Two-colored Bachia 
                                     Species Bachia blairi (Dunn, 1940)  
                                     Species Bachia bresslaui (Amaral, 1935) – Bresslau's Bachia 
                                     Species Bachia cacerensis Castrillon and Strussman, 1998  
                                     Species Bachia didactyla De Freitas, Strüssmann, de Carvalho, Kawashita-Ribeiro and Mott, 2011  
                                     Species Bachia dorbignyi (Duméril and Bibron, 1839) – Dorbigny's Bachia 
                                     Species Bachia flavescens (Bonnaterre, 1789) – Yellow-lined Bachia 
                                     Species Bachia geralista Teixeira, Sousa-Recoder, Camacho, de Sena, Navas and Rodrigues, 2013  
                                     Species Bachia guianensis Hoogmoed and Dixon, 1977 – Guyana Bachia 
                                     Species Bachia heteropa (Lichtenstein and Martens in Lichtenstein, 1856) – LaGuaira Bachia, Worm Lizard 
                                     Species Bachia huallagana Dixon, 1973 – Dixon's Bachia 
                                     Species Bachia intermedia Noble, 1921 – Noble's Bachia 
                                     Species Bachia lineata Boulenger, 1903  
                                     Species Bachia marcelae Donoso-Barros and Garrido, 1964 – Marcela's Bachia, Marcela's Worm Lizard 
                                     Species Bachia micromela Rodrigues, Pavan and Curcio, 2007  
                                     Species Bachia oxyrhina Rodrigues, Camacho, Nunes, Sousa Recoder, Teixeira Jr., Valdujo, Ghellere, Mott and Nogueira, 2008  
                                     Species Bachia pallidiceps (Cope, 1862) – Cope's Bachia 
                                     Species Bachia panoplia Thomas, 1965  
                                     Species Bachia peruana (Werner, 1901) – Peru Bachia 
                                     Species Bachia psamophila Rodrigues, Pavan and Curcio, 2007  
                                     Species Bachia pyburni Kizirian and McDiarmid, 1998  
                                     Species Bachia remota Ribeiro-Júnior, Da Silva and Lima, 2016  
                                     Species Bachia scaea Teixeira, Dal Vechio, Nunes, Mollo-Neto, Moreira-Lobo, Storti, Junqueira-Gaiga et al., 2013  
                                     Species Bachia scolecoides Vanzolini, 1961 – Vanzolini's Bachia 
                                     Species Bachia talpa Ruthven, 1925 – Ruthven's Bachia 
                                     Species Bachia trinitatis (Barbour, 1914) – Trinidad Bachia, Trinidad Worm Lizard 
                                     Species Bachia trisanale (Cope, 1868) – Stacy's Bachia 
                                     Species Bachia whitei Murphy, Salvi, Santos, Braswell, Charles, Borzée and Jowers, 2019 – White's Bachia 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Bachia   
  Source: Reptile Database (Nov 2021), website (version Nov-2021)  
  Acquired: 2021   
  Notes: Uetz, P., Freed, P, Aguilar, R. & Hosek, J. (eds.) (2021) The Reptile Database,, accessed 12 Dec 2021   
  Reference for: Bachia   
  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: Bachia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Peters, J. A., and R. Donoso-Barros  
  Publication Date: 1986   
  Article/Chapter Title: Lizards and Amphisbaenians - Part 2. Revised edition with new material by P. E. Vanzolini   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Catalogue of the Neotropical Squamata   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, D.C., USA   
  Reference for: Bachia   

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