Ophisaurus ventralis

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Ophisaurus ventralis

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Diploglossa 

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, Toxicofera
Subordo: Anguimorpha
Infraordo: Neoanguimorpha
Superfamilia: Diploglossa

Familia: Anguidae
Subfamilia: Anguinae
Genus: Ophisaurus
Species: Ophisaurus ventralis

NameEdit

Ophisaurus ventralis (Linnaeus, 1766)

  • Holotype: unknown fide McConkey (1954: 138).
  • Type locality: “Carolina”, restricted to “the vicinity of Charleston”, South Carolina by Neill (1949: 100).

CombinationsEdit

  • Anguis ventralis Linnaeus, 1766: 391 [original combination]
  • Chamaesaura ventralisSchneider, 1801: 215 [subsequent combination]
  • Ophisaurus ventralisDaudin, 1803: 352 [subsequent combination]
  • Hyalinus ventralisMerrem, 1820: 79 [subsequent combination]

SynonymsEdit

  • Ophisaurus punctatus Cuvier, 1829: 70 [synonymized by Duméril & Bibron (1839: 424); nomen nudum fide Schmidt (1953: 137) and Wermuth (1969: 32)]
    • Type material: not stated.
    • Type locality: not designated.
  • Ophisaurus striatulus Cuvier, 1829: 70 [synonymized by Duméril & Bibron (1839: 424); nomen nudum fide Schmidt (1953: 137) and Wermuth (1969: 32)]
    • Type material: not stated.
    • Type locality: not designated.
  • Ophisaurus lineatus Gray, 1838: 391 [synonymized by Gray (1845: 56)]
    • Type material: RCSM. [probably lost]
    • Type locality: “North America”, restricted to “Charleston, South Carolina” by Schmidt (1953: 137).

ReferencesEdit

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Vernacular namesEdit

Deutsch: Östliche Glasschleiche
English: Eastern Glass Lizard
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