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Drymarchon melanurus erebennus  (Cope, 1860)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 683059

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subspecies  
  Synonym(s): Drymarchon corais erebennus (Cope, 1860)
 
    Spilotes erebennus Cope, 1860
 
  Common Name(s): Texas Indigo Snake [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassTetrapoda   
                      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  
                                     SubfamilyColubrinae Oppel, 1811  
                                        GenusDrymarchon Fitzinger, 1843 – Indigo Snakes  
                                           SpeciesDrymarchon melanurus (A. M. C. Duméril, Bibron and A. H. A. Duméril, 1854) – Middle American Indigo Snake, Blacktail Cribo, Central American Indigo Snake  
                                              SubspeciesDrymarchon melanurus erebennus (Cope, 1860) – Texas Indigo Snake  
       

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  Source: Reptile Database (2017), website (version 24-Dec-16)  
  Acquired: 2017   
  Notes: Uetz, P. & Jirí Hosek (eds.), The Reptile Database, (http://www.reptile-database.org)   
  Reference for: Drymarchon melanurus erebennus   
       
  Source: Reptile Database (2017), website (version 24-Dec-16)  
  Acquired: 2017   
  Notes: Uetz, P. & Jirí Hosek (eds.), The Reptile Database, (http://www.reptile-database.org)   
  Reference for: Texas Indigo Snake[English]   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Crother, Brian I., Ronald M. Bonett, Jeff Boundy, Frank T. Burbrink, et al. / Moriarty, John J., ed.  
  Publication Date: 2017   
  Article/Chapter Title: Scientific and Standard English Names of Amphibians and Reptiles of North America North of Mexico, with Comments Regarding Confidence in Our Understanding, Eighth Ed.   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Herpetological Circular, no. 43   
  Page(s): 102   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 978-1-946681-003   
  Notes: Available free as PDF, and as updated database, at https://ssarherps.org/publications/north-american-checklist/   
  Reference for: Drymarchon melanurus erebennus, Texas Indigo Snake [English]   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Krysko, Kenneth L., Michael C. Granatosky, Leroy P. Nuñez, and Daniel J. Smith  
  Publication Date: 2016   
  Article/Chapter Title: A cryptic new species of Indigo Snake (genus Drymarchon) from the Florida Platform of the United States   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zootaxa, vol. 4138, no. 3   
  Page(s): 549-569   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 1175-5334   
  Notes: doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.4138.3.7   
  Reference for: Drymarchon melanurus erebennus   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: North America  
    Middle America  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  
    Mexico, Native  
 

 

   

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