Oxybelis acuminatus

Oxybelis acuminatus

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: Oxybelis
Species: Oxybelis acuminatus

NameEdit

Oxybelis acuminatus (Wied-Neuwied, 1824)

  • Holotype: AMNH R-3856, adult ♀, collected by Prince Maximilian zu Wied-Neuwied between 26 November–19 December 1815.
  • Type locality: “Flusses Espirito Santo [=Espírito Santo River]”, southeastern Brazil (~19°2'S, 40°43'W).

CombinationsEdit

  • Coluber acuminatus Wied-Neuwied, 1824: 667 [original combination]
  • Oxybelis acuminatusJadin et al., 2021: 4 [subsequent combination]

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Vernacular namesEdit

English: Atlantic Forest Vine Snake