Taxon profile


Palusophis bifossatus (Raddi, 1820)

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

Scientific synonyms

Mastigodryas bifossatus (Raddi, 1820)
Mastigodryas bifossatus bifossatus (Raddi, 1820)
Mastigodryas bifossatus striatus (Amaral, 1931)
Mastigodryas bifossatus triseriatus (Amaral, 1931)

Links and literature

EN Montingelli GG, Grazziotin FG, Battilana J, Murphy RW, Zhang Y‐P, Zaher H (2019): Higher‐level phylogenetic affinities of the Neotropical genus Mastigodryas Amaral, 1934 (Serpentes: Colubridae), species‐group definition and description of a new genus for Mastigodryas bifossatus, J Zool Syst Evol Res. 00:1–35 [as Palusophis bifossatus (Raddi, 1820)]

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