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Erythrolamprus  Wagler, 1830
Taxonomic Serial No.: 203433

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Liophis Wagler, 1830
    Umbrivaga Roze, 1964
  Common Name(s): Coral Snake Mimics [English]
  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  
                                     SubfamilyDipsadinae Bonaparte, 1838  
                                        GenusErythrolamprus Wagler, 1830 – Coral Snake Mimics  
    Direct Children:  
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus aesculapii (Linnaeus, 1758) – Aesculapian False Coral Snake, False Coral Snake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus albertguentheri Grazziotin, Zaher, Murphy, Scrocchi, Benavides, Zhang and Bonatto, 2012 – Günther's Green Liophis, Günther's Green Liophis 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus almadensis (Wagler, 1824) – Almaden Ground Snake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus andinus (Dixon, 1983)  
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus atraventer (Dixon and Thomas, 1985) – Dixon's Ground Snake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus bizona Jan, 1863 – False Coral Snake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus breviceps (Cope, 1860) – Short Ground Snake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus carajasensis (da Cunha, Nascimento and Avila-Pires, 1985)  
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus ceii (Dixon, 1991)  
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus cobella (Linnaeus, 1758) – Mangrove Snake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus cursor (Lacépède, 1789) – Lacépède's Ground Snake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus dorsocorallinus (Esqueda, Natera, la Marca and Ilija-Fistar, 2007)  
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus epinephelus (Cope, 1862)  
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus festae (Peracca, 1897) – Drab Ground Snake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus frenatus (Werner, 1909) – Swamp Liophis 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus guentheri Garman, 1883 – Günther's False Coral Snake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus ingeri (Roze, 1958)  
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus jaegeri (Günther, 1858) – Jaeger's Ground Snake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus janaleeae (Dixon, 2000)  
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus juliae (Cope, 1879) – Julia's Ground Snake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus longiventris (Amaral, 1925) – Long Ground Snake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus maryellenae (Dixon, 1985) – Maryellen's Ground Snake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus melanotus (Shaw, 1802) – Shaw's Black-backed Snake, Shaw's Dark Ground Snake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus mertensi (Roze, 1964) – Mertens' Tropical Forest Snake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus miliaris (Linnaeus, 1758) – Military Ground Snake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus mimus (Cope, 1868) – Mimic False Coral Snake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus mossoroensis (Hoge and Lima-Verde, 1973)  
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus ocellatus Peters, 1869 – Tobago False Coral Snake, Red Snake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus oligolepis (Boulenger, 1905)  
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus ornatus (Garman, 1887) – Saint Lucia Racer 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus perfuscus (Cope, 1863) – Tan Ground Snake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus poecilogyrus (Wied-Neuwied, 1825)  
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus problematicus (Myers, 1986) – Problem Ground Snake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus pseudocorallus Roze, 1959 – False Coral Snake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus pyburni (Markezich and Dixon, 1979) – Pyburn's Tropical Forest Snake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus pygmaeus (Cope, 1868) – Amazon Tropical Forest Snake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus reginae (Linnaeus, 1758) – Royal Ground Snake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus sagittifer (Jan, 1863) – Arrow Ground Snake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus semiaureus (Cope, 1862)  
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus subocularis (Boulenger, 1902)  
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus taeniogaster (Jan, 1866)  
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus taeniurus (Tschudi, 1845) – Thin Ground Snake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus torrenicola (Donnelly and Myers, 1991) – Velvety Swamp Snake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus trebbaui (Roze, 1958)  
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus triscalis (Linnaeus, 1758) – Three-scaled Ground Snake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus typhlus (Linnaeus, 1758) – Blind Ground Snake, Velvet Swampsnake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus viridis (Günther, 1862) – Crown Ground Snake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus vitti (Dixon, 2000)  
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus williamsi (Roze, 1958) – Williams' Ground Snake 
                                           SpeciesErythrolamprus zweifeli (Roze, 1959) – Zweifel's Ground Snake 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Erythrolamprus   
  Source: Snake Species of the World, vol. undetermined, manuscript (version 2004)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Notes: Working manuscript of follow-up volumes to McDiarmid et al. (1999), "Snake Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, vol. 1"   
  Reference for: Erythrolamprus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Grazziotin, Felipe G., Hussam Zaher, Robert W. Murphy, Gustavo Scrocchi, Marco A. Benavides, et al.   
  Publication Date: 2012   
  Article/Chapter Title: Molecular phylogeny of the New World Dipsadidae (Serpentes: Colubroidea): a reappraisal   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Cladistics, vol 28, no. 5   
  Page(s): 437-459   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1096-0031   
  Notes: doi: 10.1111/j.1096-0031.2012.00393.x   
  Reference for: Erythrolamprus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Greene, H. W.   
  Publication Date: 1997   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Snakes: The evolution of mystery in nature   
  Page(s): viii + 351   
  Publisher: University of California Press   
  Publication Place: Berkeley, California, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-520-20014-4   
  Reference for: Erythrolamprus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Peters, J. A., and B. Orejas-Miranda   
  Publication Date: 1986   
  Article/Chapter Title: Snakes - Part 1. Revised edition with new material by P. E. Vanzolini   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Catalogue of the Neotropical Squamata   
  Page(s): 1-347   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, D.C., USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-87474-757-0   
  Reference for: Erythrolamprus   

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