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Noun1.Amphisbaenia - type genus of the AmphisbaenidaeAmphisbaenia - type genus of the Amphisbaenidae  
reptile genus - a genus of reptiles
worm lizard - a lizard of the genus Amphisbaena; harmless wormlike limbless lizard of warm or tropical regions having concealed eyes and ears and a short blunt tail
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The use of drawings as tools for investigating students' prior conceptions in Science teaching: The Amphisbaenia case in Bahia, Brazil.
This breaks down as: 6,110 species of lizards, 3,414 species of snakes, 322 turtle species, 193 species of Amphisbaenia 'worm lizards', 24 types of crocodile, and the single species of New Zealand tuatara.
Dialogo entre concepcoes previas dos estudantes e conhecimento cientifico escolar: relacoes sobre os Amphisbaenia. Revista Iberoamericana de Educacion, vol.