Acrochordus arafurae

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Acrochordus arafurae

Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Acrochordoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Cladus: Reptiliomorpha
Cladus: Amniota
Classis: Reptilia
Cladus: Eureptilia
Cladus: Romeriida
Subclassis: Diapsida
Cladus: Sauria
Infraclassis: Lepidosauromorpha
Superordo: Lepidosauria
Ordo: Squamata
Subordo: Serpentes
Infraordo: Caenophidia
Superfamilia: Acrochordoidea

Familia: Acrochordidae
Genus: Acrochordus
Species: Acrochordus arafurae

Name[edit]

Holotype: AMNH 59887, adult ♂, collected by A.L. Rand (2nd Archbold-Rand Expedition), between February 1936–January 1937.

Type locality: “Papua New Guinea: Western Province: Lake Daviumb”.

References[edit]

Primary references[edit]

Links[edit]

  • Tallowin, O., Parker, F., O'Shea, M., Cogger, H., Vanderduys, E., Amey, A., Hoskin, C. & Couper, P. 2018. IUCN: Acrochordus arafurae  (Least Concern). The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018: e.T176764A21647516.
  • Acrochordus arafurae Report on ITIS

Vernacular names[edit]

English: Arafura file snake, elephant trunk snake
polski: brodawkowiec arafurski
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