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Gymnophthalmidae

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Reptilia
Subclassis: Diapsida
Infraclassis: Lepidosauromorpha
Superordo: Lepidosauria
Ordo: Squamata
Subordo: Sauria
Infraordo: Scincomorpha
Familia: Gymnophthalmidae
Subfamiliae: Alopoglossinae - Cercosaurinae - Gymnophthalminae - Rhachisaurinae

[list of subfamiliae after Rodrigues et al. (2009)]

References

* Pellegrino, C.K.M.; Rodrigues, M.T.; Yonenaga-Yassuda, Y.; Sites, J.W., jr. 2001: A molecular perspective on the evolution of South American microteiid lizards (Squamata, Gymnophthalmidae), and a new classification for the family. Biological journal of the Linnean Society, 74: 315–338. doi: 10.1006/bijl.2001.0580
* Rodrigues, M.T.; Cassimiro, J.; Pavan, D.; Curcio, F.F.; Verdade, V.K.; Pellegrino, K.C.M. 2009: A new genus of microteiid lizard from the Caparaó Mountains, southeastern Brazil, with a discussion of relationships among Gymnophthalminae (Squamata). American Museum novitates, (3673) doi: 10.1206/622.1

Name

Gymnophthalmidae Merrem, 1820

Vernacular names
Internationalization
English: Spectacled Lizards
Español: Lagartijas de anteojos

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