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Xenodon  F. Boie, 1827
Taxonomic Serial No.: 585680

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Lystrophis Cope, 1885
    Waglerophis Romano and Hoge, 1973
    Thalesius Ferreira-Yuki, 1993
  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  
                                  FamilyColubridae Oppel, 1811 – Colubrids, Typical Snakes  
                                     SubfamilyDipsadinae Bonaparte, 1838  
                                        GenusXenodon F. Boie, 1827  
    Direct Children:  
                                           SpeciesXenodon dorbignyi (A. M. C. Duméril, Bibron and A. H. A. Duméril, 1854) – South American Hognose Snake 
                                           SpeciesXenodon guentheri Boulenger, 1894 – Günther's False Fer-de-lance 
                                           SpeciesXenodon histricus (Jan, 1863) – Jan's Hognose Snake 
                                           SpeciesXenodon matogrossensis (Scrocchi and Cruz, 1993)  
                                           SpeciesXenodon merremii (Wagler, 1824) – Wagler's Snake 
                                           SpeciesXenodon nattereri (Steindachner, 1867)  
                                           SpeciesXenodon neuwiedii Günther, 1863 – Neuwied's False Fer-de-lance 
                                           SpeciesXenodon pulcher (Jan, 1863)  
                                           SpeciesXenodon rabdocephalus (Wied-Neuwied, 1824) – Culebra-engañosa norteña, False Fer-de-lance 
                                           SpeciesXenodon semicinctus (A. M. C. Duméril, Bibron and A. H. A. Duméril, 1854) – Ringed Hognose Snake 
                                           SpeciesXenodon severus (Linnaeus, 1758) – Amazon False Fer-de-lance 
                                           SpeciesXenodon werneri Eiselt, 1963  

  Expert: Roy W. McDiarmid   
  Notes: U.S. Geological Survey, Biological Resources Division, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center   
  Reference for: Xenodon    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad, database (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: CONABIO: (   
  Reference for: Xenodon   
  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: Xenodon   
  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: Xenodon   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Zaher, Hussam, Felipe Gobbi Grazziotin, John E. Cadle, Robert W. Murphy, et al.   
  Publication Date: 2009   
  Article/Chapter Title: Molecular phylogeny of advanced snakes (Serpentes, Caenophidia) with an emphasis on South American Xenodontines: a revised classification and descriptions of new taxa   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Papéis Avulsos de Zoologia (São Paulo), vol. 49, no. 11   
  Page(s): 115-153   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0031-1049   
  Notes: doi: 10.1590/S0031-10492009001100001   
  Reference for: Xenodon   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: Snake genus Xenodon F. Boie, 1827 (TSN 585680) is a senior homonym of fish genus Xenodon Rüppell, 1836 (TSN 1054470)  



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