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Bothriechis  Peters, 1859
Taxonomic Serial No.: 585650

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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, amphisbènes, lézards, serpents  
                            SuborderSerpentes Linnaeus, 1758 – Snakes, cobra, serpente, serpents  
                               InfraorderAlethinophidia Nopcsa, 1923  
                                  FamilyViperidae Oppel, 1811 – Pit Vipers, Vipers  
                                     SubfamilyCrotalinae Oppel, 1811  
                                        GenusBothriechis Peters, 1859  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Bothriechis aurifer (Salvin, 1860) – Nauyaca-de árbol manchas amarillas, Yellow-blotched Palm Pit Viper 
                                           Species Bothriechis bicolor (Bocourt, 1868) – Nauyaca-de árbol bicolor, Guatemala Palm Pit Viper 
                                           Species Bothriechis guifarroi Townsend, Medina-Flores, Wilson, Jadin and Austin, 2013  
                                           Species Bothriechis lateralis Peters, 1862 – Coffee Palm Viper 
                                           Species Bothriechis marchi (Barbour and Loveridge, 1929) – March's Palm Pit Viper 
                                           Species Bothriechis nigroviridis Peters, 1859 – Black-speckled Palm Pit Viper 
                                           Species Bothriechis nubestris Doan, Mason, Castoe, Sasa and Parkinson, 2016 – Talamancan Palm-Pitviper 
                                           Species Bothriechis rowleyi (Bogert, 1968) – Nauyaca-de árbol de Rowley, Rowley's Palm Pit Viper 
                                           Species Bothriechis schlegelii (Berthold, 1846) – Eyelash Viper 
                                           Species Bothriechis supraciliaris (Taylor, 1954) – Blotched Palm-pitviper 
                                           Species Bothriechis thalassinus Campbell and H. M. Smith, 2000  

  Expert: Roy W. McDiarmid  
  Notes: U.S. Geological Survey, Biological Resources Division, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center   
  Reference for: Bothriechis    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad, database (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: CONABIO: (   
  Reference for: Bothriechis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Flores-Villela, Oscar / McCoy, C. J., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title: Herpetofauna Mexicana: Lista anotada de las especies de anfibios y reptiles de México, cambios taxonómicos recientes, y nuevas especies   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Carnegie Museum of Natural History Special Publication, no. 17   
  Page(s): iv + 73   
  Publisher: Carnegie Museum of Natural History   
  Publication Place: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-911239-42-1   
  Reference for: Bothriechis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): McDiarmid, Roy W., Jonathan A. Campbell, and T'Shaka A. Touré  
  Publication Date: 1999   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Snake Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, vol. 1   
  Page(s): xi + 511   
  Publisher: The Herpetologists' League   
  Publication Place: Washington, D.C., USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-893777-01-4, 1-893777-00-6  
  Reference for: Bothriechis   

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