Taxon profile


Furina Duméril, 1853

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  order Squamata - lizards and snakes »  family Elapidae »  subfamily Hydrophiinae

Scientific synonyms

Brachysoma Fitzinger, 1843
Glyphodon Günther, 1858
Lunelaps Worrell, 1961
Mainophis Macleay, 1877

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Included taxa

Number of records: 5

species Furina barnardi (Kinghorn, 1939) - Yellow-naped Snake
species Furina diadema (Schlegel, 1837) - Red-naped Snake
species Furina dunmalli (Worrell, 1955) - Dunmall's Snake
species Furina ornata (Gray, 1842) - Orange-naped Snake
species Furina tristis (Günther, 1858) - Brown-headed Snake

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [806c140b-2e16-4122-b462-f3d4c3d8b92b]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Furina Duméril, 1853]
Data retrieved on: 29 January 2015

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