Hemorrhois

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: Hemorrhois
Species: H. algirus – H. hippocrepis – H. nummifer – H. ravergieri

NameEdit

Hemorrhois Boie, 1826

Type species: Coluber hippocrepis Linnaeus, 1758

ReferencesEdit

  • Boie, F. 1826. Generalübersicht der Familien und Gattungen der Ophidier. Isis von Oken 19(10): 981–982. BHL Reference page
  • Schätti, B., Utiger, U. 2001b: Hemerophis, a new genus for Zamenis socotrae Günther, and a contribution to the phylogeny of Old World racers, whip snakes, and related genera (Reptilia: Squamata: Colubridae). - Revue suisse de Zoologie 108(4): 919–948.
  • Hemorrhois at the New Reptile Database. Accessed on 13 sep 2008.

Vernacular namesEdit

English: Whip Snakes