Taxon profile


Western Crowned Snake
Elapognathus coronatus (Schlegel, 1837)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  order Squamata - lizards and snakes »  family Elapidae »  genus Elapognathus

Scientific synonyms

Drysdalia coronata (Schlegel, 1837)
Elapognathus coronata (Schlegel, 1837)
Elapognathus orri Wells & Wellington, 1985
Elapognathus resolutus Wells & Wellington, 1985
Elaps coronatus Schlegel, 1837
Elaps melanocephalus Gray & Neill, 1845
Trimeresurus olivaceus Gray, 1841
Trimesurus olivaceus Gray, 1841

[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [1427f03a-4872-453c-8889-3f5b464087dd]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Elapognathus coronatus (Schlegel, 1837)]
Data retrieved on: 29 January 2015
EN Reptile Database - Search [genus=Elapognathus&species=coronata]

Reptile Database - Search [] [as Elapognathus coronata (SCHLEGEL, 1837)]
Data retrieved on: 20 December 2013

Contributions to BioLib

Help us to expand this encyclopedia! If you are logged in, you can add new subtaxa, vernacular and scientific names, texts, images or intertaxon relationships for this taxon.