Chironius bicarinatus

Chironius bicarinatus

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: Chironius
Species: Chironius bicarinatus

NameEdit

Chironius bicarinatus (Wied, 1820)

Type locality: Lake near the Rio Jacú, 5 "leguas" south of Espirito Santo city, Espirito Santo, Brazil.

SynonymsEdit

  • Coluber bicarinatus Wied, 1820
  • Natrix bicarinata Merrem, 1820
  • Erpetodryas bicarinatus Boie, 1826
  • Herpetodryas bicarinatus Wagler, 1830
  • Herpetodryas bicarinata Fitzinger, 1843
  • Herpetodryas carinatus Duméril, Bibron & Duméril, 1854
  • Herpetodryas carinatus var. bicarinata Boettger, 1898
  • Chironius carinatus (not Linnaeus) Amaral, 1925
  • Chironius bicarinatus Bailey, 1955

ReferencesEdit

  • Wied, 1820. Reise nach Brazilien, l: 181.
  • Amaral, 1925. Proc. U. S. nat. Mus. 67: 4.
  • Bailey, 1955. Occ. Pap. Mus. Zool. Univ. Michig. 571: 8.
  • Chironius bicarinatus at the New Reptile Database. Accessed on 22 August 2008.

Vernacular namesEdit

English: Two-headed Sipo