Taxon profile


Mud Snake
Farancia abacura (Holbrook, 1836)

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

Scientific synonyms

Coluber abacurus Holbrook, 1836
Helicops abacurus Holbrook, 1840
Farancia abacurus Baird & Girard, 1853
Calopisma abacurum Duméril, Bibron, Duméril, 1854
Hydrops abacurus Garman, 1883
Homolopsis crassa Blyth, 1854
Homalopsis reinwardtii Schlegel, 1837

Least Concern LC

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Farancia abacura abacura (Holbrook, 1836) - Eastern Mud Snake
subspecies Farancia abacura reinwardtii (Schlegel, 1837) - Western Mud Snake

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