The type species of the threadsnake genus Tricheilostoma Jan revisited (Squamata, Leptotyphlopidae)

@article{Hedges2011TheTS,
  title={The type species of the threadsnake genus Tricheilostoma Jan revisited (Squamata, Leptotyphlopidae)},
  author={S. Hedges},
  journal={Zootaxa},
  year={2011},
  volume={3027},
  pages={63-64}
}
For most of the last 150 years, Tricheilostoma Jan, 1860 has resided in the synonymy of other snake genera such as Glauconia Gray, 1845 and Leptotyphlops Fitzinger, 1843 (Boulenger, 1893; McDiarmid et al., 1999). Thus there has been less practical concern over the identity of the type species. This changed recently with the proposal of a new classification of the family Leptotyphlopidae and resurrection of the Genus Tricheilostoma (Adalsteinsson et al., 2009). Pinto et al. (2010) alluded to a… Expand
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