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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
Subfamily: Calamariinae
Genus: Calamaria
Species: Calamaria bicolor

Calamaria bicolor Duméril, Bibron & Duméril, 1854

Type locality: Borneo.

Calamaria bicolor Duméril, Bibron & Duméril, 1854: 78
Calamaria macrurus Bleeker 1860
Calamaria leucocephala Boulenger, 1894 (non Duméril & Bibron)
Calamaria hosei Günther, 1896
Calamaria semiannulata Boettger, 1898
Calamaria pictei Peracca, 1899
Calamaria leucocephala — Marx, 1955
Calamaria bicolor — Manthey, 1983
Calamaria bicolor — Manthey & Grossmann, 1997: 328
Calamaria bicolor — Inger & Voris, 2001
Calamaria cf. bicolor — Auliya, 2006


Duméril, A.M.C., G. Biberon & A.H.A. DUMÉRIL, 1854. Erpétologie générale ou Histoire Naturelle complète des Reptiles. Vol. 7 (partie 1). Paris, xvi + 780 S.
Inger, R.F. & Voris, H. K., 2001. The biogeographical relations of the frogs and snakes of Sundaland. Journal of Biogeography, 28: 863–89 1.
Das, I. & Yaakob, N., 2007. Status of knowledge of the Malaysian herpetofauna. In Status of biological diversity in Malaysia & threat assessment of plant species in Malaysia. in: L. S. L. Chua, L. G. Kirton & L. G. Saw (eds.), Status of biological diversity in Malaysia & threat assessment of plant species in Malaysia. Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kepong, pp. 31-81.
Calamaria bicolor at the New Reptile Database. Accessed on 16 August 2008.

Vernacular names
English: Two-colored Dwarf Snake

Calamaria bicolor is a species of snake of the family Colubridae. Its vernacular names are two-colored dwarf snake[2] and bicoloured reed snake.[1]
Geographic range

The snake appears to be endemic to Borneo where it is widespread, being found in Kalimantan (Indonesia), Sabah, and Sarawak (Malaysia). Its presence in Java is uncertain.[1]

Iskandar, D.; Jenkins, H.; Das, I.; Auliya, M.; Inger, R.F.; Lilley, R. (2012). "Calamaria bicolor". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2012: e.T192119A2042548. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2012-1.RLTS.T192119A2042548.en. Retrieved 11 November 2021.
Calamaria bicolor at the Reptile Database. Accessed 25 July 2018.


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