Arizona elegans elegans

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Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Colubroidea 

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: Colubroidea

Familia: Colubridae
Subfamilia: Colubrinae
Genus: Arizona
Species: Arizona elegans
Subspecies: Arizona elegans elegans

Name[edit]

  • Arizona elegans elegans Kennicott in Baird, 1859: 18 [conserved name]

Lectotype: USNM 1722, ♂. [designated by Blanchard (1924: 4)]

Type locality: “Rio Grande; Between Arkansas and Cimarron”, restricted by lectype designation to “Lower Rio Grande”, by Blanchard (1924: 4).

Placed on the Official List of Specific Names in Zoology by Opinion 717 (1965).

Combinations[edit]

  • Arizona elegans elegansBlanchard, 1924: 3 [subsequent combination, as subspecies]

Synonyms[edit]

  • Arizona elegans blanchardi Klauber, 1946: 328 [synonymized by Fleet & Dixon (1971: 300)]

Holotype: CAS 10393, adult ♂.

Type locality: “Cheyenne County, Kansas, 13 miles southeast of Benkelman, Dundy County, Nebraska.”

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Vernacular names[edit]

English: Eastern/Kansas Glossy Snake