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Oplurus  Cuvier, 1829
Taxonomic Serial No.: 208871

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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: 2017   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassTetrapoda   
                      ClassReptilia Laurenti, 1768 – répteis, reptiles, Reptiles  
                         OrderSquamata Oppel, 1811 – Amphisbaenians, Lizards, Snakes, amphisbènes, lézards, serpents  
                            SuborderIguania  – iguanes, Iguanas  
                               FamilyOpluridae   
                                  SubfamilyOplurinae   
                                     GenusOplurus Cuvier, 1829  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Oplurus cuvieri (Gray, 1831) – Cuvier's Madagascar Swift 
                                        Species Oplurus cyclurus (Merrem, 1820) – Merrem's Madagascar Swift 
                                        Species Oplurus fierinensis Grandidier, 1869 – Anzamala Madagascar Swift 
                                        Species Oplurus grandidieri (Mocquard, 1900) – Grandidier's Madagascar Swift 
                                        Species Oplurus quadrimaculatus A. H. A. Duméril and Bibron, 1851 – Duméril's Madagascar Swift 
                                        Species Oplurus saxicola Grandidier, 1869 – Marked Madagascar Swift 
       

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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Oplurus   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Applegarth, J. S.  
  Publication Date: 1983   
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  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Index to the Genera of Reptilia - A Device to Assist Curators. Sauria (Lacertilia and Amphisbaenia), Third Edition   
  Page(s): 54   
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  Reference for: Oplurus   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Pough, F. H., R. M. Andrews, J. E. Cadle, M. L. Crump, A. H. Savitzky, and K. D. Wells  
  Publication Date: 1998   
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  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Herpetology   
  Page(s): 577   
  Publisher: Prentice-Hall, Inc.   
  Publication Place: Upper Saddle River, New Jersey, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-13-850876-3   
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  Reference for: Oplurus   
       

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