Sinomicrurus japonicus

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Elapoidea 

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: Elapoidea

Familia: Elapidae
Subfamilia: Elapinae
Genus: Sinomicrurus
Species: Sinomicrurus japonicus
Subspecies (2): S. j. boettgeri – S. j. japonicus

NameEdit

Holotype: BMNH 1946.1.17.97, collected by Whitely.

Type locality: “Nagasaki”, in error fide Boulenger (1896: 395), corrected to “Ryukyu Is.” by Stejneger (1907: 389).

CombinationsEdit

  • Callophis japonicus Günther, 1868: 428 [original combination]
  • Hemibungarus japonicusBoulenger, 1896: 395 [subsequent combination]
  • Sinomicrurus japonicusSlowinski, Boundy & Lawson, 2001: 239 [subsequent combination]

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Vernacular namesEdit

English: Japanese Coral Snake
日本語: ヒャン