Australian Museum Journal A new species of Typhlops from New Britain

Shortform:
Kinghorn, 1948, Rec. Aust. Mus. 22(1): 67–69
Author(s):
Kinghorn, J. Roy
Year published:
1948
Title:
A new species of Typhlops from New Britain
Serial title:
Records of the Australian Museum
Volume:
22
Issue:
1
Start page:
67
End page:
69
DOI:
10.3853/j.0067-1975.22.1948.591
Language:
English
Date published:
30 June 1948
Cover date:
30 June 1948
ISSN:
0067-1975
CODEN:
RAUMAJ
Publisher:
The Australian Museum
Place published:
Sydney, Australia
Subjects:
REPTILIA; TAXONOMY; NEW BRITAIN
Digitized:
20 May 2009
Reference number:
591
EndNote package:
EndNote file
Title page:
Title page (117kb PDF)
Complete work:
Complete work (400kb PDF)

Abstract

[There is no abstract, the following is an excerpt from p. 67] Typhlops keasti, sp. nov. Snout long, acute and vertically compressed, forming a chitinous sharp lateral edge. Rostral long, narrow, its length above being greater than its distance from the anterior level of the eyes.