Oligodon travancoricus

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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: Oligodon
Species: Oligodon travancoricus

Name[edit]

Oligodon travancoricus Beddome, 1877

Type locality: India (Western Ghats south of Palghat).

Synonyms[edit]

  • Oligodon travancoricum Beddome, 1877: 685
  • Oligodon travancoricusBoulenger, 1890
  • Oligodon travancoricusSmith, 1943: 223
  • Oligodon travancoricumDas, 1996: 58

References[edit]

  • Beddome, R.H. 1878: Descriptions of new reptiles from the Madras Presidency. Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1877: 685–686.
  • Boulenger, George A. 1890: The Fauna of British India, Including Ceylon and Burma. Reptilia and Batrachia. Taylor & Francis, London, xviii, 541 pp.
  • Smith, M.A. 1943: The Fauna of British India, Ceylon and Burma, Including the Whole of the Indo-Chinese Sub-Region. Reptilia and Amphibia. 3 (Serpentes). Taylor and Francis, London. 583 pp.
  • Oligodon travancoricus at the New Reptile Database. Accessed on 30 sep 2008.

Vernacular names[edit]

English: Travancore Kukri Snake