Lycodon flavomaculatus

Lycodon flavomaculatus

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: Lycodon
Species: Lycodon flavomaculatus

NameEdit

Lycodon flavomaculatus Wall, 1907

Type locality: India (NW Ghats, Gujarat, Maharashtra).

SynonymsEdit

  • Lycodon flavomaculatus Wall, 1907: 612
  • Ophites flavomaculatusWall, 1923: 613
  • Lycodon flavomaculatusSmith, 1943: 262
  • Lycodon flavomaculatusLanza, 1999: 95

ReferencesEdit

  • Wall, F. 1907. Some new Asian snakes. J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 17 (3): 612–618.
  • Lanza, B. 1999. A new species of Lycodon from the Philippines, with a key to the genus (Reptilia: Serpentes: Colubridae). Tropical Zoology 12: 89–104.
  • Vyas, R.V. 2008. On the occurrence of Lycodon flavomaculatus Wall, 1907 in Gujarat State, India. Sauria 30 (1): 56–58.
  • Lycodon flavomaculatus at the New Reptile Database. Accessed on 20 sep 2008.

Vernacular namesEdit

English: Yellow-spotted Wolf Snake