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Rhadinaea  Cope, 1863
Taxonomic Serial No.: 174264

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): Woodlands Snakes [English]
    Woodland Snakes [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  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, amphisbènes, lézards, serpents  
                            SuborderSerpentes Linnaeus, 1758 – Snakes, cobra, serpente, serpents  
                               InfraorderAlethinophidia Nopcsa, 1923  
                                  FamilyColubridae Oppel, 1811 – Colubrids, Typical Snakes  
                                        GenusRhadinaea Cope, 1863 – Woodlands Snakes, Woodland Snakes  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Rhadinaea bogertorum Myers, 1974 – Culebra-café oaxaqueña, Oaxacan Graceful Brown Snake 
                                           Species Rhadinaea calligaster (Cope, 1876) – Thick Graceful Brown Snake 
                                           Species Rhadinaea cuneata Myers, 1974 – Culebra-café veracruzana, Veracruz Graceful Brown Snake 
                                           Species Rhadinaea decorata (Günther, 1858) – Culebra-café adornada, Adorned Graceful Brown Snake 
                                           Species Rhadinaea flavilata (Cope, 1871) – Pine Woods Snake, Pine Woods Littersnake 
                                           Species Rhadinaea forbesi H. M. Smith, 1942 – Culebra-café de Forbes, Forbes' Graceful Brown Snake 
                                           Species Rhadinaea fulvivittis Cope, 1875 – Culebra-café listada, Ribbon Graceful Brown Snake 
                                           Species Rhadinaea gaigeae Bailey, 1937 – Culebra-café de Gaige, Gaige's Pine Forest Snake 
                                           Species Rhadinaea hesperia Bailey, 1940 – Culebra-café de Occidente, Western Graceful Brown Snake 
                                           Species Rhadinaea laureata (Günther, 1868) – Culebra-café coronada, Crowned Graceful Brown Snake 
                                           Species Rhadinaea macdougalli H. M. Smith and Langebartel, 1949 – Culebra-café de MacDougall, MacDougall's Graceful Brown Snake 
                                           Species Rhadinaea marcellae Taylor, 1949 – Culebra-café de Marcella, Marcella's Graceful Brown Snake 
                                           Species Rhadinaea montana H. M. Smith, 1944 – Culebra-café de Nuevo León, Nuevo Leon Graceful Brown Snake 
                                           Species Rhadinaea myersi Rossman, 1965 – Culebra-café de Meyer, Myers' Graceful Brown Snake 
                                           Species Rhadinaea omiltemana (Günther, 1894) – Culebra-café guerrerense, Guerreran Pine Woods Snake 
                                           Species Rhadinaea pulveriventris Boulenger, 1896 – Common Graceful Brown Snake 
                                           Species Rhadinaea quinquelineata Cope, 1886 – Culebra-café poblana, Pueblan Graceful Brown Snake 
                                           Species Rhadinaea sargenti Dunn and Bailey, 1939 – Sargent's Graceful Brown Snake 
                                           Species Rhadinaea stadelmani Stuart and Bailey, 1941 – Stadelman's Pine Woods Snake 
                                           Species Rhadinaea taeniata (Peters, 1863) – Culebra-café de pino-encino, Pine-Oak Snake 
                                           Species Rhadinaea vermiculaticeps (Cope, 1860) – Vermiculate Graceful Brown Snake 

  Expert: Roy W. McDiarmid  
  Notes: U.S. Geological Survey, Biological Resources Division, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center   
  Reference for: Rhadinaea    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad, database (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: CONABIO: (   
  Reference for: Rhadinaea   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Rhadinaea   
  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: Rhadinaea   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, and A. L. Gardner  
  Publication Date: 1987   
  Article/Chapter Title: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Resource Publication, no. 166   
  Page(s): 79   
  Publisher: United States Department of the Interior Fish and Wildlife Service   
  Publication Place: Washington, D.C., USA   
  Reference for: Rhadinaea   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Flores-Villela, Oscar / McCoy, C. J., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title: Herpetofauna Mexicana: Lista anotada de las especies de anfibios y reptiles de México, cambios taxonómicos recientes, y nuevas especies   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Carnegie Museum of Natural History Special Publication, no. 17   
  Page(s): iv + 73   
  Publisher: Carnegie Museum of Natural History   
  Publication Place: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-911239-42-1   
  Reference for: Rhadinaea   

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