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Geophis omiltemanus

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: Dipsadidae
Subfamilia: Dipsadinae
Genus: Geophis
Species: Geophis omiltemanus

Geophis omiltemanus Günther, 1890: 92

Lectotype: BMNH 1946.1.6.37, adult ♂. [designated by Downs (1967: 124)]

Type locality: “Mexico, Omilteme in Guerrero 8000 feet”.
Primary references

Günther, A.C.L.G. 1885–1902. Biologia Centrali-Americana. Volume 7. Reptilia and Batrachia. R.H. Porter: London. xx + 326 pp., 76 pls. BHL Reference page.


Uetz, P. & Hallermann, J. 2022. Geophis omiltemanus. The Reptile Database. Accessed on 25 April 2018.
Canseco-Márquez, L., Campbell, J.A., Ponce-Campos, P., Muñoz-Alonso, A. & García Aguayo, A. 2007. IUCN: Geophis omiltemanus (Least Concern). The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2007: e.T63808A12716627. DOI: 10.2305/IUCN.UK.2007.RLTS.T63808A12716627.en

Vernacular names
English: Guerreran Earth Snake


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