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Trimeresurus (Craspedocephalus)  Kuhl and Van Hasselt, 1822
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1058408

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subgenus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      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  
                                  FamilyViperidae Oppel, 1811 – Pit Vipers, Vipers  
                                     SubfamilyCrotalinae Oppel, 1811  
                                        GenusTrimeresurus Lacépède, 1804  
                                           SubgenusTrimeresurus (Craspedocephalus) Kuhl and Van Hasselt, 1822  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Species Trimeresurus andalasensis David, Vogel, Vijayakumar and Vidal, 2006  
                                              Species Trimeresurus borneensis (Peters, 1872) – Borneo Pit Viper 
                                              Species Trimeresurus brongersmai Hoge, 1969 – Brongersma's Pit Viper 
                                              Species Trimeresurus gramineus (Shaw, 1802) – Common Bamboo Viper 
                                              Species Trimeresurus malabaricus (Jerdon, 1854) – Malabarian Pit Viper 
                                              Species Trimeresurus puniceus (F. Boie, 1827) – Ashy Pit Viper, Flat-nosed Pitviper 
                                              Species Trimeresurus strigatus Gray, 1842 – Horseshoe Pitviper 
                                              Species Trimeresurus trigonocephalus (Latreille, 1801) – Ceylon Pit Viper, Sri Lankan Green Pitviper 
                                              Species Trimeresurus wiroti Trutnau, 1981 – Wirot's Pit Viper 

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): David, Patrick, Gernot Vogel, and Alain Dubois  
  Publication Date: 2011   
  Article/Chapter Title: On the need to follow rigorously the Rules of the Code for the subsequent designation of a nucleospecies (type species) for a nominal genus which lacked one: the case of the nominal genus Trimeresurus Lacépède, 1804 (Reptilia: Squamata: Viperidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zootaxa, vol. 2992   
  Page(s): 1-51   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 1175-5334   
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  Reference for: Trimeresurus (Craspedocephalus)   

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