Rhinophis sanguineus

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Rhinophis sanguineus

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Uropeltoidea 

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
Cladus: Toxicofera
Subordo: Serpentes
Infraordo: Henophidia
Superfamilia: Uropeltoidea

Familia: Uropeltidae
Genus: Rhinophis
Species: Rhinophis sanguineus

NameEdit

Rhinophis sanguineus Beddome, 1863: 47

  • Lectotype: BMNH 1946.1.16.54 (formerly 1864.3.9.2), ♂, collected by R.H. Beddome. [designated by Pyron et al. (2016: 485)]
  • Type locality: “Cherambady, in the Wynand”, Kerala, India.
  • Paralectotypes: Unknown, possibly lost.

SynonymsEdit

  • Rhinophis microlepis Beddome, 1863: 48 [synonymised by Beddome (1886: 8)]
    • Holotype: BMNH 1946.1.16.76 (formerly 74.4.29.110), collected by R.H. Beddome.
    • Type locality: “Mr Minchin's Estate in the Wynand”, Kerala, India.

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Vernacular namesEdit

English: Salty Earth Snake
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