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Crotalus simus

Crotalus simus tzabcan (*)

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Reptilia
Subclassis: Diapsida
Infraclassis: Lepidosauromorpha
Superordo: Lepidosauria
Ordo: Squamata
Subordo: Serpentes
Infraordo: Caenophidia
Superfamilia: Viperoidea
Familia: Viperidae
Subfamilia: Crotalinae
Genus: Crotalus
Species: Crotalus simus
Subspecies: C. s. culminatus - C. s. simus - C. s. tzabcan

Name

Crotalus simus Latreille In Sonnini & Latreille, 1801

References

* Campbell, J.A.; Lamar, W.W. 2004: The venomous reptiles of the Western Hemisphere. Comstock, Ithaca, NY.
* Savage, J.M.; Campbell, J.A.; Lamar, W.W. 2005: On names for Neotropical Rattlesnakes (Reptilia: Serpentes: Viperidae: Crotalus). Herpetological Review 36: 369-371.
* Wüster, W.; Ferguson, J.E.; Quijada-Mascareñas, J.A.; Pook, C.E.; Salomão, M.G.; Thorpe, R.S. 2005: Tracing an invasion: landbridges, refugia and the phylogeography of the Neotropical rattlesnake (Serpentes: Viperidae: Crotalus durissus). Molecular Ecology 14: 1095-1108. PDF


Vernacular names
English: Central American Rattlesnake
Español: Cascabel Centroamericana

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