Taxon profile


Hypsiglena Cope, 1860

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  order Squamata - lizards and snakes »  family Colubridae - colubrids »  subfamily Dipsadinae

Scientific synonyms

Eridiphas Leviton & Tanner, 1960

Included taxa

Number of records: 9

species Hypsiglena affinis Boulenger, 1894
species Hypsiglena catalinae Tanner, 1966
species Hypsiglena chlorophaea Cope, 1860
species Hypsiglena jani (Dugès, 1865)
species Hypsiglena ochrorhyncha Cope, 1860
species Hypsiglena slevini (Tanner, 1943)
species Hypsiglena tanzeri Dixon & Lieb, 1972
species Hypsiglena torquata (Günther, 1860) - Night Snake
species Hypsiglena unaocularus Tanner, 1946

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1118089]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Hypsiglena Cope, 1860]
Data retrieved on: 30 November 2019

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