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Lycodon  H. Boie in Fitzinger, 1827
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1081397

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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, amphisbčnes, lézards, serpents  
                            SuborderSerpentes Linnaeus, 1758 – Snakes, cobra, serpente, serpents  
                               InfraorderAlethinophidia Nopcsa, 1923  
                                  FamilyColubridae Oppel, 1811 – Colubrids, Typical Snakes  
                                     SubfamilyColubrinae Oppel, 1811  
                                        GenusLycodon H. Boie in Fitzinger, 1827  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Lycodon alcalai Ota and Ross, 1994 – Alcala's Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon aulicus (Linnaeus, 1758) – Indian Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon bibonius Ota and Ross, 1994 – Ota's Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon butleri Boulenger, 1900 – Butler's Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon capucinus H. Boie in F. Boie, 1827 – Common Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon cardamomensis Daltry and Wüster, 2002  
                                           Species Lycodon carinatus (Kuhl, 1820) – Ceylon Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon cavernicolus Grismer, Quah, Anuar M.S., Muin, Wood and Nor, 2014 – Gua Wang Burma Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon chrysoprateros Ota and Ross, 1994 – Ross' Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon davidi Vogel, Nguyen, Kingsda and Ziegler, 2012 – David's Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon dumerilii (Boulenger, 1893) – Duméril's Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon effraenis Cantor, 1847 – Brown Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon fasciatus (Anderson, 1879) – Banded Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon fausti Gaulke, 2002 – Faust's Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon ferroni Lanza, 1999  
                                           Species Lycodon flavicollis Mukherjee and Bhupathy, 2007 – Yellow-collared Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon flavomaculatus Wall, 1907 – Yellow-spotted Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon flavozonatus (Pope, 1928) – Big-tooth Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon futsingensis (Pope, 1928)  
                                           Species Lycodon gammiei (Blanford, 1878) – Gammie's Wolf Snake, Sikkim False Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon gongshan Vogel and Luo, 2011 – Gongshan Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon hypsirhinoides (Theobald, 1868)  
                                           Species Lycodon jara (Shaw, 1802) – Twin-spotted Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon kundui M. A. Smith, 1943  
                                           Species Lycodon laoensis Günther, 1864 – Laotian Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon liuchengchaoi Zhang, Jiang, Vogel and Rao, 2011  
                                           Species Lycodon mackinnoni Wall, 1906 – Mackinnon's Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon meridionale Bourret, 1935  
                                           Species Lycodon muelleri A. M. C. Duméril, Bibron and A. H. A. Duméril, 1854 – Müller's Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon multifasciatus (Maki, 1931)  
                                           Species Lycodon multizonatus (Zhao and Jiang, 1981) – Luding Wolf Snake, Luding Kukri Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon ophiophagus Vogel, David, Pauwels, Sumontha, Norval, Hendrix, Vu and Ziegler, 2009 – Snake-eater Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon orientalis (Hilgendorf, 1880) – Oriental Odd-tooth Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon osmanhilli Taylor, 1950 – Colombo Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon paucifasciatus Rendahl in M. A. Smith, 1943 – Rendahl's Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon rosozonatus (Hu and Zhao, 1972) – Rose Big-tooth Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon rufozonatus Cantor, 1842 – Red-banded Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon ruhstrati (Fischer, 1886) – Mountain Wolf Snake, Formosa Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon semicarinatus (Cope, 1860) – Loo-Choo Big-tooth Snake, Ryukyu Odd-tooth Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon septentrionalis (Günther, 1875) – Northern Large-toothed Snake, White-banded Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon sidiki Wostl, Hamidy, Kurniawan and E. N. Smith, 2017  
                                           Species Lycodon solivagus Ota and Ross, 1994 – Common Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon stormi Boettger, 1892 – Sulawesi Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon striatus (Shaw, 1802) – Northern Wolf Snake, Barred Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon subcinctus F. Boie, 1827 – Malayan Banded Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon synaptor Vogel and David, 2010 – Boehme's Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon tessellatus Jan, 1863 – Manila Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon tiwarii Biswas and Sanyal, 1965 – Andaman Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon travancoricus (Beddome, 1870) – Travancore Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon zawi Slowinski, Pawar, Win, Thin, Gyi, Oo and Tun, 2001 – Zaw's Wolf Snake 
                                           Species Lycodon zoosvictoriae Neang, Hartmann, Hun, Souter and Furey, 2014 – Zoos Victoria's Wolf Snake 

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wallach, Van, Kenneth L. Williams, and Jeff Bundy  
  Publication Date: 2014   
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  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Snakes of the World: a Catalogue of Living and Extinct Species   
  Page(s): 1209   
  Publisher: CRC Press   
  Publication Place: Boca Raton, Florida, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 978-1-4822-08474   
  Reference for: Lycodon   

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