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Dendrophidion  Fitzinger, 1843
Taxonomic Serial No.: 585656

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  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  
                                     SubfamilyColubrinae Oppel, 1811  
                                        GenusDendrophidion Fitzinger, 1843  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Dendrophidion apharocybe Cadle, 2012  
                                           Species Dendrophidion atlantica Freire, Caramaschi and Gonçalves, 2010 – Atlantic Forest Racer 
                                           Species Dendrophidion bivittatus (A. M. C. Duméril, Bibron and A. H. A. Duméril, 1854) – Forest Racer 
                                           Species Dendrophidion boshelli Dunn, 1944 – Hoshell's Forest Racer 
                                           Species Dendrophidion brunneum (Günther, 1858) – Günther's Forest Racer 
                                           Species Dendrophidion clarkii Dunn, 1933 – Clark's Forest Racer 
                                           Species Dendrophidion crybelum Cadle, 2012  
                                           Species Dendrophidion dendrophis (Schlegel, 1837) – Olive Forest Racer 
                                           Species Dendrophidion graciliverpa Cadle, 2012  
                                           Species Dendrophidion nuchale (Peters, 1863) – Peters' Forest Racer 
                                           Species Dendrophidion paucicarinatum (Cope, 1894) – Cope's Forest Racer 
                                           Species Dendrophidion percarinatum (Cope, 1893) – South American Forest Racer 
                                           Species Dendrophidion prolixum Cadle, 2012  
                                           Species Dendrophidion rufiterminorum Cadle and Savage, 2012  
                                           Species Dendrophidion vinitor H. M. Smith, 1941 – Culebra-corredora barrada, Barred Forest Racer 

  Expert: Roy W. McDiarmid  
  Notes: U.S. Geological Survey, Biological Resources Division, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center   
  Reference for: Dendrophidion    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad, database (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: CONABIO: (   
  Reference for: Dendrophidion   
  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: Dendrophidion   

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