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Tropidonophis  Jan, 1863
Taxonomic Serial No.: 700281

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Katophis Macleay, 1877
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2017   

 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, amphisbčnes, lézards, serpents  
                            SuborderSerpentes Linnaeus, 1758 – Snakes, cobra, serpente, serpents  
                               InfraorderAlethinophidia Nopcsa, 1923  
                                  FamilyColubridae Oppel, 1811 – Colubrids, Typical Snakes  
                                     SubfamilyNatricinae Bonaparte, 1838  
                                        GenusTropidonophis Jan, 1863  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Tropidonophis aenigmaticus Malnate and Underwood, 1988 – East Papuan Keelback 
                                           Species Tropidonophis dahlii (Werner, 1899) – New Britain Keelback 
                                           Species Tropidonophis dendrophiops (Günther, 1883) – Spotted Water Snake 
                                           Species Tropidonophis dolasii Kraus and Allison, 2004  
                                           Species Tropidonophis doriae (Boulenger, 1898) – Barred Keelback 
                                           Species Tropidonophis elongatus (Jan, 1865) – Moluccan Keelback 
                                           Species Tropidonophis halmahericus (Boettger, 1895)  
                                           Species Tropidonophis hypomelas (Günther, 1877) – Bismarck Keelback 
                                           Species Tropidonophis mairii (Gray, 1841) – Mair's Keelback, Common Keelback 
                                           Species Tropidonophis mcdowelli Malnate and Underwood, 1988 – Northern New Guinea Keelback 
                                           Species Tropidonophis montanus (Lidth de Jeude, 1911) – North Irian Montane Keelback 
                                           Species Tropidonophis multiscutellatus (Brongersma, 1948) – Many-scaled Keelback 
                                           Species Tropidonophis negrosensis (Taylor, 1917) – Negros Spotted Water Snake 
                                           Species Tropidonophis novaeguineae (Lidth de Jeude, 1911) – New Guinea Keelback 
                                           Species Tropidonophis parkeri Malnate and Underwood, 1988 – Highland Keelback 
                                           Species Tropidonophis picturatus (Schlegel, 1837) – Painted Keelback 
                                           Species Tropidonophis punctiventris (Boettger, 1895) – Halmahera Keelback 
                                           Species Tropidonophis statisticus Malnate and Underwood, 1988 – Papua New Guinea Montane Keelback 
                                           Species Tropidonophis truncatus (Peters, 1863)  

  Expert: Peter Uetz  
  Notes: Associate Professor, CSBC   
  Reference for: Tropidonophis    
  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: Tropidonophis   
  Source: Snake Species of the World, vol. undetermined, manuscript (version 2004)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Notes: Working manuscript of follow-up volumes to McDiarmid et al. (1999), "Snake Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, vol. 1"   
  Reference for: Tropidonophis   
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