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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
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: Ahaetuliinae
Genus: Dryophiops
Species (2): D. philippina – D. rubescens

Dryophiops Boulenger, 1896

Dryophiops Boulenger, 1896: 193
Dryophiops Tweedie, 1953: 82
Dryophiopsrubescens Tweedie, 1953

Type species: Dryophiops philippina Boulenger, 1896

Boulenger, G.A. 1896. Catalogue of the snakes in the British Museum, Vol. 3. London (Taylor & Francis), xiv + 727 pp.
Dryophiops at the New Reptile Database. Accessed on 31 August 2008.

Vernacular names
English: Whip Snakes

Dryophiops is a genus of snakes of the family Colubridae.[1]

Both species in this genus are found in Southeast Asia, with D. philippina being found in the Philippines and D. rubescens being found in mainland Southeast Asia and Indonesia.[1]
Species (whip snakes)

Dryophiops philippina Boulenger, 1896
Dryophiops rubescens (Gray, 1835)


Genus Dryophiops at The Reptile Database.


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