Cemophora coccinea

Cemophora coccinea

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
Subfamilia: Colubrinae
Genus: Cemophora
Species: Cemophora coccinea
Subspecies (2): C. c. coccinea – C. c. copei

NameEdit

Cemophora coccinea (Blumenbach, 1788) [conserved name]

  • Holotype: ZMG, collected by A. Garden between 1750–1761. [lost fide Williams & Wilson (1967: 112)]
  • Type locality: “Florida und Neu-Spanien”.
  • Placed on the Official List of Specific Names in Zoology by Opinion 804 (1967: 18).

CombinationsEdit

  • Coluber coccineus Blumenbach, 1788: 11 [original combination]
  • Elaps coccineusMerrem, 1820: 145 [subsequent combination]
  • Heterodon coccineusSchlegel, 1837: 141 [subsequent combination]
  • Rhinostoma coccineusHolbrook, 1842: 125 [subsequent combination]
  • Simotes coccineusDuméril, Bibron & Duméril, 1854: 637 [subsequent combination]
  • Cemophora coccineusCope, 1860: 244 [subsequent combination]
  • Stasiotes coccineusJan, 1862: 75 [subsequent combination]

ReferencesEdit

Primary referencesEdit

  • Blumenbach 1788. Neue Beobachtungen I. Beytrag zur Naturgeschichte der Schlangen. Voigt`s Mag. Neu. Phys. Naturg. 5, Pt.1, p. 11, pl.1.
  • International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature. 1967. Opinion 804. Coluber doliatus Linnaeus, 1766 (Reptilia): Suppressed under the Plenary Powers. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 24(1): 18–19. BHL Reference page

Additional referencesEdit

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Vernacular namesEdit

English: Scarlet Snake