Calamaria suluensis

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Colubroidea 

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: Colubroidea

Familia: Colubridae
Subfamily: Calamariinae
Genus: Calamaria
Species: Calamaria suluensis

NameEdit

Calamaria suluensis Taylor, 1922: 189

  • Holotype: BSMP 1837. [destroyed during WWII]
  • Neotype: FMNH 76294, ♀. [designated by Inger & Marx (1965: 123)]
  • Type locality: “Cagayan Sulu”, redesigned by neotype designation to “Deramakot, North Borneo”, by Inger & Marx (1965: 123).

SynonymsEdit

  • Calamaria pendleburyi Smith, 1931: 27
    • Holotype: BMNH 1946.1.2.12, adult ♀, collected by F.N. Chasen & H.M. Pendlebury between April–May 1929.
    • Type locality: “Kiau, alt. 3,000 feet”, Mount Kina Balu, North Borneo.
  • Calamaria sumatrana Werner, 1909: 228 (non Edeling)
  • Calamaria grabowski Marx & Inger, 1955: 189 (non Fischer)

ReferencesEdit

Primary referencesEdit

Additional referencesEdit

  • Inger, R.F. & Voris, H.K. 2001. The biogeographical relations of the frogs and snakes of Sundaland. Journal of Biogeography 28: 863–889.

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Vernacular namesEdit

English: Sulu Dwarf Snake