Amphisbaenidae


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Noun1.Amphisbaenidae - worm lizardsAmphisbaenidae - worm lizards        
reptile family - a family of reptiles
Lacertilia, Sauria, suborder Lacertilia, suborder Sauria - true lizards; including chameleons and geckos
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Adult Oscaecilia -- zweifeli Siphonops hardyi Juvenile Plethodontidae Bolitoglossa -- altamazonica Bolitoglossa Adult gaaramacalensis Bolitoglossa Adult rafescens Amphisbaenidae Amphisbaena dubia -- Amphisbaena -- microcephalum Amphisbaena sp.
Six families are recognized in the suborder Amphisbaenia, of which only Amphisbaenidae is present in Brazil with 68 known species (Pinna et al.
En el caso de los reptiles, las familias mas diversas fueron la Colubridae, con doce especies, Teiidae, con tres especies, y Amphisbaenidae, Gekkonidae y Sphaerodactylidae, con dos especies cada una.