Aspidites melanocephalus

From Wikispecies
Jump to: navigation, search
Aspidites melanocephalus

Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Booidea

Main Page
Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Chordata Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Cladus: Amniota
Classis: Reptilia
Cladus: Eureptilia
Cladus: Romeriida
Subclassis: Diapsida
Infraclassis: Lepidosauromorpha
Superordo: Lepidosauria
Ordo: Squamata
Cladus: Unidentata Episquamata Toxicofera

Subordo: Serpentes
Superfamilia: Booidea

Familia: Boidae
Subfamilia: Pythoninae
Genus: Aspidites
Species: Aspidites melanocephalus
Subspecies: A. m. adelynensis – A. m. davieii – A. m. melanocephalus

Name[edit]

Aspidites melanocephalus (Krefft, 1864)

Type locality: Australia (Queensland, Bowen (for Port Denison))

Holotype: BMNH 1946.1.8.2

Synonyms[edit]

  • Aspidiotes melanocephalus Krefft, 1864: 225
  • Aspidites [melanocephalus] Peters, 1876 (nomen novum pro Aspidiotes)
  • Aspidites melanocephalusBoulenger, 1893: 91
  • Aspidites melanocephalusStimson, 1969
  • Aspidites melanocephalusKluge, 1993
  • Aspidites melanocephalusMcDiarmid, Campbell & Touré, 1999: 164
  • Aspidites melanocephalusCogger, 2000: 601

References[edit]

  • Krefft, G. 1864. Description of Aspidiotes melanocephalus, a new snake from Port Denison, N.E. Australia. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (3) 14: 225-226
  • Krefft,G. 1864. Description of Aspidiotes melanocephalus, a new snake from Port Denison. Proc. zool. Soc. London, 1864: 20-22
  • Grace, J. 1997. Captive breeding of the Black-headed python, Aspidites melanocephalus. Monitor: Journal of the Victorian Herpetological Society. 9 (1): 8-9
  • Merahtzakis, G. 1995. Nachzuchterfolg bei Aspidites melanocephalus. Elaphe 3 (3): 7-8
  • Aspidites melanocephalus (Krefft, 1864) Report on ITIS
  • Aspidites melanocephalus at the New Reptile Database. Accessed on 20 Jule 2009.

Vernacular names[edit]

Deutsch: Schwarzkopfpython
English: Black-headed Python
polski: Pyton czarnogłowy