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Worm Lizards (Amphisbaenia)

   Genera


Bipes
Two-legged Worm Lizards




Biodiversity of the family Bipedidae Bibliography of the family Bipedidae

Bipedidae
Two-legged Worm Lizards
Handwühlen     Tobenede Ormeøgler




Contents:
  3 species of which 3 (100.0%) are endemic - 1 genus of which 1 (100.0%) is endemic.


Remarks:  Previously included in the family Amphisbaenidae (e.g., Vanzolini 1951). Recognized as a separate family by Gans (1978).

Distribution:  As for the single genus of the family, Bipes.