Cynisca gansi

Cynisca gansi

Cynisca gansi

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Cynisca gansi

Cynisca gansi is a species of worm lizard in the family Amphisbaenidae. The species is endemic to Nigeria.

Animal name origin

The specific name, gansi, is in honor of American herpetologist Carl Gans.

Distribution

Geography

C. gansi is found in Kwara State, Nigeria.

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The preferred habitat of C. gansi is forest.

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Mating Habits

C. gansi is oviparous.

References

1. Cynisca gansi Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cynisca_gansi
2. Cynisca gansi on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/203808/2771570

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