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Sumatranus albomaculata  (A. M. C. Duméril, Bibron and A. H. A. Duméril, 1854)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1008634

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Enhydris albomaculata (A. M. C. Duméril, Bibron and A. H. A. Duméril, 1854)
 
    Sumatranus albomaculatus (A. M. C. Duméril, Bibron and A. H. A. Duméril, 1854)
 
    Homalopsis albomaculatus A. M. C. Duméril, Bibron and A. H. A. Duméril, 1854
 
    Hypsirhina albomaculata (A. M. C. Duméril, Bibron and A. H. A. Duméril, 1854)
 
  Common Name(s): Sumatran Mud 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  
                                  FamilyHomalopsidae Bonaparte, 1845  
                                     GenusSumatranus Murphy and Voris, 2014  
                                        SpeciesSumatranus albomaculata (A. M. C. Duméril, Bibron and A. H. A. Duméril, 1854) – Sumatran Mud Snake  
       

 References
       
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  Source: Reptile Database, website (version 09Jan2014)  
  Acquired: 2014   
  Notes: Uetz, P. & Jirí Hosek (eds.), The Reptile Database, (http://www.reptile-database.org)   
  Reference for: Sumatranus albomaculata   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Murphy, John C., and Harold K. Voris   
  Publication Date: 2014   
  Article/Chapter Title: A Checklist and Key to the Homalopsid Snakes (Reptilia, Squamata, Serpentes), with the Description of New Genera   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Fieldiana: Life and Earth Sciences, no. 8   
  Page(s): 1-43   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 2158-5520   
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  Reference for: Sumatranus albomaculata, Sumatran Mud Snake [English]   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Southern Asia  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin:    
 

 

   

 Comments
       
  Comment: Murphy & Voris (2014:35) explicitly give the genus as feminine, so the name in this combination must be formulated as Sumatranus albomaculata, not S. albomaculatus  
 

 

   


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