Atheris rungweensis

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Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Viperoidea 

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: Viperoidea

Familia: Viperidae
Subfamilia: Viperinae
Genus: Atheris
Species: Atheris rungweensis

Name[edit]

  • Atheris rungweensis Bogert, 1940

Holotype: AMNH 39186, adult ♀.

Type locality: “Rungwe Mountains, Tanganyika Territory [=Tanzania].”

Combinations[edit]

  • Atheris nitschei rungweensis Bogert, 1940: 104 [original combination]
  • Atheris rungweensisBroadley, 1998: 122 [subsequent combination, elevate to species]

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Vernacular names[edit]

English: Mt Rungwe Bush Viper