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Gloydius halys  (Pallas, 1776)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 634885

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Coluber halys Pallas, 1776
  Common Name(s): Halys Pit Viper [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  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  
                                        GenusGloydius Hoge and Romano-Hoge, 1981  
                                           SpeciesGloydius halys (Pallas, 1776) – Halys Pit Viper  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Subspecies Gloydius halys affinis (Gray, 1849)  
                                              Subspecies Gloydius halys boehmei (Nilson, 1983) – Böhme's Pitviper 
                                              Subspecies Gloydius halys caraganus (Eichwald, 1831) – Karaganda Pitviper 
                                              Subspecies Gloydius halys caucasicus (Nikolsky, 1916) – Caucasian Pitviper 
                                              Subspecies Gloydius halys cognatus (Gloyd, 1977) – Alashan Pitviper 
                                              Subspecies Gloydius halys halys (Pallas, 1776) – Siberian Pit Viper 
                                              Subspecies Gloydius halys mogoi (Bour, 1993)  
                                              Subspecies Gloydius halys stejnegeri (Rendahl, 1933) – Gobi Pitviper 

  Expert: Peter Uetz  
  Notes: Associate Professor, CSBC   
  Reference for: Gloydius halys    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Reptile Database (2017), website (version 24-Dec-16)  
  Acquired: 2017   
  Notes: Uetz, P. & Jirí Hosek (eds.), The Reptile Database, (   
  Reference for: Gloydius halys, Halys Pit Viper [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): McDiarmid, Roy W., Jonathan A. Campbell, and T'Shaka A. Touré  
  Publication Date: 1999   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Snake Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, vol. 1   
  Page(s): xi + 511   
  Publisher: The Herpetologists' League   
  Publication Place: Washington, D.C., USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-893777-01-4, 1-893777-00-6  
  Reference for: Gloydius halys   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wagner, Philipp, Arthur Tiutenko, Glib Mazepa, Leo J. Borkin, and Evgeniy Simonov  
  Publication Date: 2015   
  Article/Chapter Title: Alai! Alai! - a new species of the Gloydius halys (Pallas, 1776) complex (Viperidae, Crotalinae), including a brief review of the complex   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Amphibia-Reptilia, vol. 37, no. 1   
  Page(s): 15-31   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0173-5373   
  Notes: doi: 10.1163/15685381-00003026   
  Reference for: Gloydius halys   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China)  
    Southern Asia  






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