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Xenochrophis  Günther, 1864
Taxonomic Serial No.: 700282

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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  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassReptilia Laurenti, 1768 – répteis, reptiles, Reptiles  
                         OrderSquamata Oppel, 1811 – Amphisbaenians, Lizards, Snakes, amphisbčnes, lézards, serpents  
                            SuborderSerpentes Linnaeus, 1758 – Snakes, cobra, serpente, serpents  
                               InfraorderAlethinophidia Nopcsa, 1923  
                                  FamilyColubridae Oppel, 1811 – Colubrids, Typical Snakes  
                                     SubfamilyNatricinae Bonaparte, 1838  
                                        GenusXenochrophis Günther, 1864  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Xenochrophis asperrimus (Boulenger, 1891) – Boulenger's Keelback 
                                           Species Xenochrophis bellulus (Stoliczka, 1871)  
                                           Species Xenochrophis cerasogaster (Cantor, 1839) – Painted Keelback 
                                           Species Xenochrophis flavipunctatus (Hallowell, 1861) – Yellow-spotted Keelback 
                                           Species Xenochrophis maculatus (Edeling, 1864) – Spotted Keelback 
                                           Species Xenochrophis melanzostus (Gravenhorst, 1807) – Javanese Keelback Water Snake 
                                           Species Xenochrophis piscator (Schneider, 1799) – Checkered Keelback, Asiatic Water Snakes 
                                           Species Xenochrophis punctulatus (Günther, 1858)  
                                           Species Xenochrophis sanctijohannis (Boulenger, 1890) – St. John's Keelback 
                                           Species Xenochrophis schnurrenbergeri Kramer, 1977 – Bar-necked Keelback 
                                           Species Xenochrophis trianguligerus (F. Boie, 1827) – Triangle Keelback 
                                           Species Xenochrophis tytleri (Blyth, 1863) – Tytler's Keelback 
                                           Species Xenochrophis vittatus (Linnaeus, 1758) – Striped Keelback, Banded Keelback 

  Expert: Peter Uetz  
  Notes: Associate Professor, CSBC   
  Reference for: Xenochrophis    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Reptile Database (2017), website (version 24-Dec-16)  
  Acquired: 2017   
  Notes: Uetz, P. & Jirí Hosek (eds.), The Reptile Database, (   
  Reference for: Xenochrophis   
  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: Xenochrophis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Günther, Albert C. L. G.  
  Publication Date: 1864   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Reptiles of British India   
  Page(s): 452   
  Publisher: Pub. for the Ray society by R. Hardwicke   
  Publication Place: London, England   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: original description   

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