Antaresia papuensis

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Henophidia 

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: Henophidia

Familia: Pythonidae
Genus: Antaresia
Species: Antaresia papuensis

NameEdit

Antaresia papuensis Esquerré, Donnellan, Pavón-Vázquez, Fenker & Keogh 2021: 13.

  • Holotype: AMS 58,998 ♂, collected by Hal Heatwole in December 1976.
  • Type locality: Badu Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, [10° 12'S, 142° 12'E].
  • Paratype: PNGNM 25,085, Weam, Bensbach River, Western Province, Papua New Guinea, [8° 61'S, 141° 12'E], collected by Mark O'Shea, Robert Sprackland & Ilaiah Bigilale in August 2000.
  • Paratype: AMS R47895 ♀, Hammond Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, [10° 53'S, 142° 22'E], collected by P. Webber in March 1975.
  • Paratype: AMS R46906, Moa Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, [10° 18'S, 142° 27'E], collected by P. Webber, Cameron & Young in February 1975.
  • Paratype: AMS R47383, same collection data as R46906.


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Vernacular namesEdit

English: Papuan Spotted Python