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Apostolepis mariae  Borges-Nojosa, Lima, Bezerra and Harris, 2017
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1083947

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          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  
                                     SubfamilyDipsadinae Bonaparte, 1838  
                                        GenusApostolepis Cope, 1862  
                                           SpeciesApostolepis mariae Borges-Nojosa, Lima, Bezerra and Harris, 2017  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Borges-Nojosa, Diva Maria, Daniel Cassiano Lima, Castiele Holanda Bezerra, and David James Harris  
  Publication Date: 2017   
  Article/Chapter Title: Two new species of Apostolepis Cope, 1862 (Serpentes: Elapomorphini) from brejos de altitude in northeastern Brazil   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Revista Nordestina de Zoologia, vol. 10, no. 2   
  Page(s): 74-94   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 1808-7663   
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  Reference for: original description   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: South America  






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