from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of African skinks, or lizards, of the family Feyliniidæ, without limbs and with numerous preanal scales.
  • n. Also called Anelytrops.


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  • These include the French Congo worm lizard (Cynisca bifrontalis), Haugh's worm lizard (Cynisca haughi), Boulenger's feylinia (Feylinia boulengeri), and the Cameroon racer (Poecilopholis cameronensis).

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