Agkistrodon taylori

Agkistrodon taylori

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Viperoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Cladus: Sarcopterygii
Cladus: Rhipidistia
Cladus: Tetrapodomorpha
Cladus: Eotetrapodiformes
Cladus: Elpistostegalia
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Cladus: Reptiliomorpha
Cladus: Amniota
Classis: Reptilia
Cladus: Eureptilia
Cladus: Romeriida
Subclassis: Diapsida
Cladus: Sauria
Infraclassis: Lepidosauromorpha
Superordo: Lepidosauria
Ordo: Squamata
Subordo: Serpentes
Infraordo: Caenophidia
Superfamilia: Viperoidea

Familia: Viperidae
Subfamilia: Crotalinae
Genus: Agkistrodon
Species: Agkistrodon taylori

NameEdit

Agkistrodon taylori Burger & Robertson, 1951

  • Holotype: UIMNH 10002 (formerly EHT 5514), young ♂, collected by E.H. Taylor on 9 June 1938.
  • Type locality: “km. 833, 21 kilometers north of Villagrán, Tamaulipas”, México.

CombinationsEdit

  • Agkistrodon bilineatus taylori Burger & Robertson, 1951: 213 [original combination, as subspecies]
  • Agkistrodon tayloriParkinson, Zamudio & Greene, 2000: 418 [subsequent combination, elevate to species]

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Vernacular namesEdit

English: Taylor's Moccasin
español: Metapil