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Tetradactylus  Merrem, 1820
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1141813

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2020   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassReptilia Laurenti, 1768 – répteis, reptiles, Reptiles  
                         OrderSquamata Oppel, 1811 – Amphisbaenians, Lizards, Snakes, amphisbènes, lézards, serpents  
                               FamilyGerrhosauridae  – plated lizards  
                                  GenusTetradactylus Merrem, 1820  
    Direct Children:  
                                     SpeciesTetradactylus africanus (Gray, 1838) – Eastern Long-tailed Seps, African Whip Lizard 
                                     SpeciesTetradactylus breyeri Roux, 1907 – Breyer's Long-tailed Seps, Breyer's Whip Lizard 
                                     SpeciesTetradactylus eastwoodae Hewitt and Methuen, 1913 – Eastwood's Long-tailed Seps 
                                     SpeciesTetradactylus ellenbergeri (Angel, 1922) – Ellen's Whip Lizard 
                                     SpeciesTetradactylus seps (Linnaeus, 1758) – Short-legged Seps, Five-toed Whip Lizard 
                                     SpeciesTetradactylus tetradactylus (Daudin, 1802) – Cape Long-tailed Seps, Longtail Whip Lizard 
                                     SpeciesTetradactylus udzungwensis Salvidio, Menegon, Sindaco and Moyer, 2004 – Udzungwa Long-tailed Seps 

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  Source: Reptile Database (Aug. 2020), website (version Aug-2020)  
  Acquired: 2020   
  Notes: Uetz, P., Freed, P. & Hosek, J. (eds.) (2020) The Reptile Database,, accessed 16 Dec 2020   
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