Plagiopholis

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Plagiopholis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Suborder: Serpentes
Family: Colubridae
Subfamily: Pseudoxenodontinae
Genus: Plagiopholis
Boulenger, 1893

Plagiopholis is a genus of snakes in the family Colubridae.[1][2]

Geographic range[edit]

The species of this genus are found in Southeast Asia, China and Taiwan.[3][4][5][6][7][8]

List of species[edit]

Nota bene: A binomial authority in parentheses indicates that the species was originally described in a genus other than Plagiopholis.

Original publication[edit]

  • Boulenger GA. 1893. Catalogue of the Snakes in the British Museum (Natural History). Volume I., Containing the Families ... Colubridæ Aglyphæ, part. London: Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History). (Taylor and Francis, printers). xiii + 448 pp. + Plates I-XXVIII. (Plagiopholis, new genus, p. 301).([1]).

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Plagiopholis ". uBIO. Retrieved 29 April 2014. 
  2. ^ "Plagiopholis ". Animal Diversity Web. Retrieved 29 April 2014. 
  3. ^ Wallach, Van; Williams, Kenneth L.; Boundy, Jeff. (2014). Snakes of the World: A Catalogue of Living and Extinct Species. Boca Raton, Florida: CRC Press. pp. 562–563 (of 1,237 pp.). ISBN 9781482208474. 
  4. ^ a b "Plagiopholis blakewayi ". The Reptile Database. Retrieved 29 April 2014. 
  5. ^ a b "Plagiopholis delacouri ". The Reptile Database. Retrieved 29 April 2014. 
  6. ^ a b "Plagiopholis nuchalis ". The Reptile Database. Retrieved 29 April 2014. 
  7. ^ a b "Plagiopholis styani ". The Reptile Database. Retrieved 29 April 2014. 
  8. ^ a b "Plagiopholis unipostocularis ". The Reptile Database. Retrieved 29 April 2014.