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Hypsiglena torquata ochrorhyncha  Cope, 1860
Taxonomic Serial No.: 209310

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subspecies  
  Common Name(s): Spotted Night Snake [English]
  Valid Name: Hypsiglena ochrorhynchus ochrorhynchus Cope, 1860
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - other, see comments   
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Hypsiglena torquata ochrorhyncha   
  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: Hypsiglena torquata ochrorhyncha   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Collins, J. T.  
  Publication Date: 1997   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Standard Common and Current Scientific Names for North American Amphibians and Reptiles, Fourth Edition   
  Page(s): ii + 40   
  Publisher: Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles   
  Publication Place: St. Louis, Missouri, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-916984-44-3   
  Reference for: Hypsiglena torquata ochrorhyncha   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Frost, Darrel R., and Joseph T. Collins  
  Publication Date: 1988   
  Article/Chapter Title: Nomenclatural notes on reptiles of the United States   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Herpetological Review, vol. 19, no. 4   
  Page(s): 73-74   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0018-084X   
  Reference for: Hypsiglena torquata ochrorhyncha   

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  Comment: Incorrect gender ending of specific epithet according to Frost and Collins (1988): '... the treatment of ochrorhynchus as an adjective is incorrect. The correct combination is Hypsiglena torquata ochrorhynchus.'  



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