Oreocryptophis porphyraceus

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Oreocryptophis porphyraceus

Taxonavigation edit

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
Cladus: Unidentata, Episquamata
Cladus: Toxicofera
Subordo: Serpentes
Infraordo: Caenophidia
Superfamilia: Colubroidea

Familia: Colubridae
Subfamilia: Colubrinae
Genus: Oreocryptophis
Species: Oreocryptophis porphyraceus
Subspecies (8): O. p. coxi – O. p. hainana – O. p. kawakamii – O. p. laticinctus – O. p. nigrofasciatus – O. p. porphyraceus – O. p. pulchra – O. p. vaillanti

Name edit

Oreocryptophis porphyraceus (Cantor, 1839)

  • Holotype: BMNH 1946.1.6.22, collected by T.E. Cantor, 1834–1839, via British East India Company.
  • Type locality: “Míshmee Hills, Asám” [=Mishmi Hills, Arunachal Pradesh], India.

Combinations edit

  • Coluber porphyraceus Cantor, 1939: 51 [original combination]
  • Ablabes porphyraceusBoulenger, 1890: 308 [subsequent combination]
  • Elaphe porphyraceaVan Denburg, 1909 [subsequent combination]
  • Oreophis porphyraceusUtiger, Helfenberger, Schätti, Schmidt, Ruf & Ziswiler, 2002 [subsequent combination]
  • Oreocryptophis porphyraceusUtiger, Schätti & Helfenberger, 2005: 52 [subsequent combination]

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Vernacular names edit

English: Black-banded Trinket Snake
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