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Zygaspis kafuensis BROADLEY & BROADLEY, 1997

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Higher TaxaAmphisbaenidae, Amphisbaenia, Lacertoidea, Squamata (lizards)
Common Names 
SynonymZygaspis kafuensis BROADLEY & BROADLEY 1997
Zygaspis kafuensis — GANS 2005: 39 
DistributionZambia (Kafue National Park, Chunga Camp)

Type locality: Chunga Camp, Kafue National Park, Zambia.  
TypesHolotype: NMZB UM 30039 
EtymologyNamed after the type locality. 
  • Broadley, Donald G. & Broadley, Sheila 1997. A revision of the African genus Zygaspis Cope (Reptilia: Amphisbaenia). Syntarsus 4: 1-24
  • Gans, C. 2005. CHECKLIST AND BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE AMPHISBAENIA OF THE WORLD. Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist. 289: 1-130 - get paper here
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