Pareas iwasakii

Pareas iwasakii

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: Pareidae
Subfamilia: Pareinae
Genus: Pareas
Species: Pareas iwasakii

NameEdit

Pareas iwasakii (Maki, 1937)

  • Holotype: ?KUM, ♂, collected by Iwasaki on 26 January 1937. [lost fide Toriba (1993: 72)]
  • Type locality: “Ishigaka-jima, Riukyu Archipelagoes”.

CombinationsEdit

  • Amblycephalus formosensis iwasakii Maki, 1937: 217 [original combination, as subspecies]
  • Pareas formosensis iwasakiiKoba, Okada & Chinen, 1959: 27 [subsequent combination]
  • Pareas iwasakiiTakara, 1962: 67 [subsequent combination, elevate to species]

Native distribution areasEdit

  • Japan: Ryukyu Archipelago: Yaeyama Group: Iriomotejima and Ishigakijima.

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Vernacular namesEdit

English: Iwasaki's Slug Eater
日本語: イワサキセダカヘビ
中文: 琉球鈍頭蛇