Anomalepis colombia Marx, 1953

Andean blindsnake

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1946

Rediscovered in 2018/19?

 

Distribution

Colombia

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Marx, H. (1953). A new worm snake from Colombia genus Anomalepis. Chicago Natural History Museum 34(17): 197-198.

 

Other references:

Vanegas-Guerrero, Jhonattan et al. (2019). Rediscovery of the rare Andean blindsnake Anomalepis colombia Marx 1953 (Serpentes: Anomalepididae) in the wild. Zootaxa 4623(3): 595-600. [Abstract]

https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/24800/anomalepis-colombia

 

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