Taxon profile


Dwarf Sea Snake
Polyodontognathus caerulescens (Shaw, 1802)

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

Scientific synonyms

Hydrus caerulescens Shaw, 1802
Hydrophis caerulescens (Shaw, 1802)

Least Concern LC  as Hydrophis caerulescens

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Polyodontognathus caerulescens hybridus (Schlegel, 1844)

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [176715]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Hydrophis caerulescens (Shaw, 1802)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Australian Faunal Directory [303c11ce-098c-4a52-8c2e-d96ff0223d83]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Polyodontognathus caerulescens (Shaw, 1802)]
Data retrieved on: 29 January 2015

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