Leptotyphlops salgueiroi Amaral, 1954

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1954 or before

Rediscovered in 2005 or before

 

Distribution

Brazil

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Amaral, A. (1954). Contribuição ao conhecimento dos ofídios do Brasil XIV. Descrição de duas espécies novas de "cobra-cega" (fam. Leptotyphlopidae).m Memórias do Instituto Butantan 26: 203-205.

 

Other references:

Bilate, M and E. Ribeiro. (2005). Geographic distribution. Leptotyphlops salgueiroi. Herpetological Review 36(3): 339.

Costa, Henrique Caldeira, Pinto, Roberta Richard and Santana, Diego José. (2009). Reptilia, Leptotyphlopidae, Leptotyphlops salgueiroi Amaral, 1954: Distribution extension and geographic variation. Check List, Campinas 5(4): 783–786.

Passos, Paulo, Caramaschi, Ulysses and Pinto, Roberta Rich. (2005). Rediscovery and redescription of Leptotyphlops salgueiroi Amaral, 1954 (Serpentes: Leptotyphlopidae). Bulletin of the National Museum, Zoology Series 520: 1-10.

 

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