Ptyas dipsas

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: Ptyas
Species: Ptyas dipsas

NameEdit

Ptyas dipsas (Schlegel, 1837)

Type locality: Celebes, Indonesia.

Holotype: MNHN 7313.

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Schlegel, H. 1837: Essai sur la physionomie des serpens. Partie Générale: xxviii +251 S. + Partie Descriptive: 606 S. + xvi. La Haye (J. Kips, J. HZ. et W. P. van Stockum).
  • Lazell, J.D., Keirans, J.E. & Samuelson, G.A. 1991: The Sulawesi black racer, Coluber (Ptyas) dipsas, and a remarkable ectoparasitic aggregation. Pacific Sci. 45 (4): 355–361.
  • Pinou,T. & Dowling, H.G. 2000: “Coluber” versus “Ptyas”: a regrettable tangle of names. Herpetological Review, 31 (3): 136–138.
  • Ptyas dipsas at the New Reptile Database. Accessed on 6 nov 2008.

Vernacular namesEdit

English: Sulawesi Black Racer