Taxon profile


Turkish Worm Lizard
Blanus strauchi (Bedriaga, 1884)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  order Squamata - lizards and snakes »  family Amphisbaenidae - worm lizards »  genus Blanus

Scientific synonyms

Amphisbaena strauchi Bedriaga, 1884

Other names

= Turkish amphisbaenian

Least Concern LC

Taxon in country check-lists*

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Included taxa

Number of records: 1

subspecies Blanus strauchi bedriagae Boulenger, 1884

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [214711]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Blanus strauchi Bedriaga, 1884]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN HR Check lists of Croatian Reptiles [as Blanus strauchi Bedriaga, 1884]
Data retrieved on: 31 July 2012

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