Trimeresurus tibetanus

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Viperoidea 

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: Viperoidea

Familia: Viperidae
Subfamilia: Crotalinae
Genus: Trimeresurus
Species: Trimeresurus tibetanus

NameEdit

Trimeresurus tibetanus Huang, 1982: 116

  • Holotype: FDU 80001, adult ♀, collected by Sog Lang Jo Gar on 5 May 1979.
  • Type locality: “Xizang Province, Nielamou District, Quekesumou, altitude 3200 m”.
  • Paratype: FDU 80002, adult ♂, same data as the holotype.

SynonymsEdit

  • Trimeresurus karanshahi Orlov & Helfenberger, 1997: 195 [synonymised by Tillack, Lorenz, Orlov, Helfenberger, Shah & Eckert (2003: 5)]
    • Holotype: MHNG 2590.37, adult ♂, collected on 16 October 1996.
    • Type locality: “Central Nepal, Bagmati province, Godavari village, Phulchoki mountains, 2700 m”.

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Vernacular namesEdit

English: Tibetan Pit Viper