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Hebius  Thompson, 1913
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1084816

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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  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          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  
                                     SubfamilyNatricinae Bonaparte, 1838  
                                        GenusHebius Thompson, 1913  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Hebius andreae (Ziegler and Quyet, 2006) – Andrea's Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius arquus (David and Vogel, 2010)  
                                           Species Hebius atemporale (Bourret, 1934) – Tonkin Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius beddomei (Günther, 1864) – Beddome's Keelback, Nilgiri Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius bitaeniatum (Wall, 1925) – Kutkai Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius boulengeri (Gressitt, 1937) – Tai-yong Keelback, Boulenger's Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius celebicum (W. C. H. Peters and Doria, 1878) – Sulawesi Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius clerki (Wall, 1925) – Yunnan Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius concelarum (Malnate, 1963)  
                                           Species Hebius craspedogaster (Boulenger, 1899) – Kuatun Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius deschauenseei (Taylor, 1934) – Deschauensee's Keelback, Northern Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius flavifrons (Boulenger, 1887) – Sabah Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius frenatum (Dunn, 1923)  
                                           Species Hebius groundwateri (M. A. Smith, 1922) – Groundwater's Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius inas (Laidlaw, 1901) – Malayan Mountain Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius ishigakiense (Malnate and Munsterman, 1960) – Yaeyama Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius johannis (Boulenger, 1908) – Johann's Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius kerinciense (David and Das, 2003)  
                                           Species Hebius khasiense (Boulenger, 1890) – Khasi Keelback, Khasi Hills Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius leucomystax (David, Bain, T. Q. Nguyen, Orlov, Vogel, T. N. Vu and Ziegler, 2007) – White-lipped Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius metusium (Inger, Zhao, Shaffer and Wu, 1990) – Wa Shan Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius miyajimae (Maki, 1931) – Maki's Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius modestum (Günther, 1875) – Modest Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius monticola (Jerdon, 1853) – Wynad Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius nicobariense (Sclater, 1891) – Nicobar Island Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius octolineatum (Boulenger, 1904) – Eight-lined Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius optatum (Hu and Zhao, 1966) – Mount Omei Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius parallelum (Boulenger, 1890) – Yunnan Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius pealii (Sclater, 1891) – Assam Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius petersii (Boulenger, 1893) – Peters' Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius popei (Schmidt, 1925) – Pope's Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius pryeri (Boulenger, 1887) – Pryer's Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius sanguineum (Smedley, 1931) – Cameron Highlands Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius sarasinorum (Boulenger, 1896) – Sarasin's Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius sarawacense (Günther, 1872) – Sarawak Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius sauteri (Boulenger, 1909) – Kosempo Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius taronense (M. A. Smith, 1940) – Kachin Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius venningi (Wall, 1910) – Chin Hills Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius vibakari (H. Boie, 1826) – Japanese Keelback 
                                           Species Hebius viperinum (Schenkel, 1901)  
                                           Species Hebius xenura (Wall, 1907) – Wall's Keelback 

  Expert: Peter Uetz  
  Notes: Associate Professor, CSBC   
  Reference for: Hebius    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Reptile Database (2017), website (version 24-Dec-16)  
  Acquired: 2017   
  Notes: Uetz, P. & Jirí Hosek (eds.), The Reptile Database, (   
  Reference for: Hebius   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Guo, Peng, Fei Zhu, Qin Liu, Liang Zhang, Jian X. Li, Yu Y. Huang, and R. Alexander Pyron  
  Publication Date: 2014   
  Article/Chapter Title: A taxonomic revision of the Asian keelback snakes, genus Amphiesma (Serpentes: Colubridae: Natricinae), with description of a new species   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zootaxa, vol. 3873, no. 4   
  Page(s): 425-440   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1175-5334   
  Notes: doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.3873.4.5   
  Reference for: Hebius   

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  Comment: The genus (as well as many Natricinae) have not had genetic work diagnosing them to various genera within this subfamily. Consequently we refer the user to Guo et al. 2014  



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