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Opheodrys aestivus

Opheodrys aestivus (*)

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
Superfamilia: Colubroidea
Familia: Colubridae
Subfamilia: Colubrinae
Genus: Opheodrys
Species: Opheodrys aestivus
Subspecies: O. a. aestivus - O. a. carinatus

Name

Opheodrys aestivus (Linnaeus, 1766)

Synonyms

* Coluber Aestivus Linnaeus, 1766 (fide Duméril & Bibron, 1854)
* Herpetodryas Aestivus — Duméril & Bibron, 1854: 209
* Leptophis aestivus — Baird & Girard, 1853: 106
* Leptophis majalis Baird & Girard, 1853: 106
* Cyclophis aestivus — Cope, 1872: 40
* Cyclophis aestivus — Cope, 1872: 230
* Opheodrys aestivus majalis — Grobman, 1984
* Opheodrys aestivus — Conant & Collins, 1991: 189
* Opheodrys aestivus — Liner, 1994: 96
* Opheodrys aestivus majalis — Barts, 2006


References

* Linnaeus, C. 1766: Systema naturæ per regna tria naturæ, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Tomus I. Editio duodecima, reformata. Laurentii Salvii, Stockholm, Holmiae. 1-532 pp.
* Grobman, Arnold B. 1984: Scutellation variation in Opheodrys aestivus. Bulletin of the Florida State Museum, Biological Sciences 29 (3): 153-170.
* Barts, M. 2006: Herpetologische Beobachtungen im US-Bundesstaat Oklahoma. Reptilia (Münster) 11 (5): 43-50.
* Oligodon aestivus at the New Reptile Database. Accessed on 30 sep 2008.


Vernacular names
English: Rough greensnake

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