Lycodon mackinnoni

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 mackinnoni

NameEdit

Lycodon mackinnoni Wall, 1906

Type locality: India (western Himalayas).

SynonymsEdit

  • Lycodon mackinnoni Wall, 1906
  • Ophites mackinnoniWall, 1923: 614
  • Lycodon mackinnoniSmith, 1943: 263
  • Lycodon mackinnoniLanza, 1999: 99

ReferencesEdit

  • Wall, F. 1906. A new Himalayan snake (Lycodon mackinnoni). J. Bombay NHS xvii: 29–30.
  • Smith, M.A. 1943. The Fauna of British India, Ceylon and Burma, Including the Whole of the Indo-Chinese Sub-Region. Reptilia and Amphibia. 3 (Serpentes). Taylor and Francis, London. 583 pp.
  • 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.
  • Lycodon mackinnoni at the New Reptile Database. Accessed on 20 sep 2008.

Vernacular namesEdit

English: Mackinnon's Wolf Snake