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Montivipera  Nilson, Tuniyev, Andrén, Orlov, Joger and Herrmann, 1999
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1058405

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  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, amphisbènes, lézards, serpents  
                            SuborderSerpentes Linnaeus, 1758 – Snakes, cobra, serpente, serpents  
                               InfraorderAlethinophidia Nopcsa, 1923  
                                  FamilyViperidae Oppel, 1811 – Pit Vipers, Vipers  
                                     SubfamilyViperinae Oppel, 1811  
                                        GenusMontivipera Nilson, Tuniyev, Andrén, Orlov, Joger and Herrmann, 1999  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Montivipera albizona (Nilson, Andrén and Flärdh, 1990)  
                                           Species Montivipera bornmuelleri (Werner, 1898) – Lebanon Viper 
                                           Species Montivipera bulgardaghica (Nilson and Andrén, 1985)  
                                           Species Montivipera kuhrangica Rajabizadeh, Nilson and Kami, 2011 – Kuhrang Mountain Viper 
                                           Species Montivipera latifii (Mertens, Darewsky and Klemmer, 1967) – Lar Valley Viper 
                                           Species Montivipera raddei (Boettger, 1890) – Caucasus Viper 
                                           Species Montivipera wagneri (Nilson and Andrén, 1984) – Wagner's Viper 
                                           Species Montivipera xanthina (Gray, 1849) – Coastal Viper, Ottoman Viper 

  Expert: Roy W. McDiarmid  
  Notes: U.S. Geological Survey, Biological Resources Division, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center   
  Reference for: Montivipera    
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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wallach, Van; Kenneth L. Williams, Jeff Boundy  
  Publication Date: 2014   
  Article/Chapter Title: Snakes of the World: A Catalogue of Living and Extinct Species   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Snakes of the World: A Catalogue of Living and Extinct Species   
  Page(s): 571   
  Publisher: Taylor and Francis, CRC Press   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 9781482208474   
  Reference for: Montivipera   

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