Eunectes beniensis

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Eunectes beniensis

Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Booidea 

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
Superfamilia: Booidea

Familia: Boidae
Subfamilia: Boinae
Genus: Eunectes
Species: Eunectes beniensis

Name[edit]

Eunectes beniensis Dirksen, 2002

Type locality: Bolivia (Beni: Trinidad).

Holotype: AMNH 101924; Paratypes: CBF 1675, NKR 1735, NKR, UMMZ 56863

References[edit]

  • Dirksen, Lutz 2002. Anakondas. Natur und Tier Verlag (Münster), 190 pp.
  • Dirksen, Lutz, and Wolfgang Böhme 2005. Studies on anacondas III. A reappraisal of Eunectes beniensis Dirksen, 2002, from Bolivia, and a key to the species of the genus Eunectes Wagler, 1830 (Serpentes: Boidae). Russian Journal of Herpetology 12 (3): 223–229.
  • Eunectes beniensis at the New Reptile Database. Accessed on 8 Mar 2008.

Vernacular names[edit]

English: Bolivian Anaconda