Coelognathus flavolineatus (Schlegel, 1837), Schlegel, 1837

Teynié, Alexandre, David, Patrick & Ohler, Annemarie, 2010, Note on a collection of Amphibians and Reptiles from Western Sumatra (Indonesia), with the description of a new species of the genus Bufo, Zootaxa 2416, pp. 1-43: 21

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.194395

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scientific name

Coelognathus flavolineatus (Schlegel, 1837)
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Coelognathus flavolineatus (Schlegel, 1837)  

Material examined. MHLCLFE C 173 (female; SVL 443 mm, TaL 123 mm), Mukomuko, Province of Sumatera Barat, elev. 500m. – MNHN 2002.0433 (male; SVL 372 mm, TaL 114 mm), Bayur, Province of Sumatera Barat, elev. 480 m.

Taxonomic comments. These specimens are typical for the species as described in Schulz (1996).

Scalation: specimen MHLCLFE C 173: DSR 22 - 19 - 17; VEN 229; SC 94.

Distribution on Sumatra. Provinces of Aceh, Sumatera Utara, Sumatera Barat, Riau, Jambi, Bengkulu, Sumatera Selatan, and Lampung; also the islands of Bangka, Belitung, Nias, Simeulue and We, and Mentawai Archipelago and Riau Archipelago ( David & Vogel, 1996).

Biology. A total of six specimens were observed. This species is quite common on the northern and northeastern shores of Lake Maninjau, in cultivated areas and plantations. All were observed at dusk, either in August or November.

MNHN

Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Reptilia

Order

Squamata

Family

Colubridae

Genus

Coelognathus