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Rhinophis oxyrhynchus  (Schneider, 1801)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1094108

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Rhinophis oxyrynchus (Schneider, 1801)
 
    Typhlops oxyrhynchus Schneider, 1801
 
  Common Name(s): Schneider's Earth Snake [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassTetrapoda   
                      ClassReptilia Laurenti, 1768 – répteis, reptiles, Reptiles  
                         OrderSquamata Oppel, 1811 – Amphisbaenians, Lizards, Snakes, amphisbènes, lézards, serpents  
                            SuborderSerpentes Linnaeus, 1758 – Snakes, cobra, serpente, serpents  
                               InfraorderAlethinophidia Nopcsa, 1923  
                                  FamilyUropeltidae Müller, 1832 – Pipe Snakes, Shield-tailed Snakes  
                                     GenusRhinophis Hemprich, 1820  
                                        SpeciesRhinophis oxyrhynchus (Schneider, 1801) – Schneider's Earth Snake  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Peter Uetz  
  Notes: Associate Professor, CSBC   
  Reference for: Rhinophis oxyrhynchus    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Reptile Database (2018), website (version 01-Oct-18), website (version Oct-2018)  
  Acquired: 2018   
  Notes: Uetz, P. & Jirí Hosek (eds.), The Reptile Database, (http://www.reptile-database.org)   
  Reference for: Rhinophis oxyrhynchus, Schneider's Earth Snake [English]   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Pyron, Robert Alexander, Sumaithangi Rajagopalan Ganesh, Amit Sayyed, Vivek Sharma, et al.  
  Publication Date: 2016   
  Article/Chapter Title: A catalogue and systematic overview of the shield-tailed snakes (Serpentes: Uropeltidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zoosystema, vol. 38, no. 4   
  Page(s): 453-506   
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  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1280-9551   
  Notes: doi: 10.5252/z2016n4a2   
  Reference for: Rhinophis oxyrhynchus   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Southern Asia  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin:    
 

 

   

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