Tropidonotus piscator obscurus Wall, 1907

Published, First, 2012, 3473, Zootaxa 3473, pp. 1-60: 22

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scientific name

Tropidonotus piscator obscurus Wall, 1907
status

 

Tropidonotus piscator obscurus Wall, 1907  

[ Tropidonotus piscator   ] var. obscurus Wall, 1907: 862   .—Type locality. Not given.—Onomatophores. Syntypes, not specified.

Status. A subjective junior synonym of Tropidonotus sanctijohannis Boulenger, 1890   , therefore (see above), junior synonym of Hydrus piscator Schneider, 1799   , now Xenochrophis piscator   . Previously, this taxon had been synonymized with Natrix piscator   by Smith (1943: 294).

Comments. Wall (1907) regarded this taxon as a variety of Tropidonotus piscator   and provided a valid description. Wall obviously referred several specimens under this name. According to the morphological characters provided by Wall, we refer this variety to T. sanctijohannis Boulenger, 1890   .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Reptilia

Order

Squamata

Family

Colubridae

Genus

Tropidonotus

Loc

Tropidonotus piscator obscurus Wall, 1907

Published, First 2012
2012
Loc

Tropidonotus piscator

Wall, F. 1907: 862
1907