Psammophis angolensis

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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: Psammophiidae
Genus: Psammophis
Species: Psammophis angolensis

Name[edit]

  • Psammophis angolensis (Bocage, 1872)

Holotype: MB, collected by F.A.P. Bayão on 1868. [destroyed by fire 18 March 1978]

Type locality: “Dondo (intérieur d’Angola)”.

Combinations[edit]

  • Amphiophis angolensis Bocage, 1872: 82 [original combination]
  • Psammophis angolensisBoulenger, 1896: 170 [subsequent combination]

References[edit]

Primary references[edit]

  • Bocage, J.V.B. 1872. Diagnoses de quelques espéces nouvelles de Reptiles d'Afrique occidentale. Jornal de sciencias mathematicas, physicas e naturaes 4: 72–82. BHL

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Vernacular names[edit]

English: Dwarf Sand Snake