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Atractus darienensis MYERS, 2003

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Higher TaxaColubridae (Dipsadinae), Colubroidea, Caenophidia, Alethinophidia, Serpentes, Squamata (snakes) 
Common Names 
SynonymAtractus darienensis MYERS 2003
Atractus darienensis — WALLACH et al. 2014: 70 
DistributionPanama (Darién)

Type locality: at 500 m elevation above sea level on the north end of the Serranía de Pirre, Province of Darién, eastern Panama. The type locality, a temporary forest camp, is situated roughly at 8°00’N, 77°43’W.  
TypesHolotype: KU 110274 
EtymologyNamed after an adjective derived from the eastern Panamanian Province of Darién. 
  • Myers, C.W. 2003. Rare Snakes—Five New Species from Eastern Panama: Reviews of Northern Atractus and Southern Geophis (Colubridae: Dipsadinae). American Museum Novitates 3391: 1-47 - get paper here
  • Wallach, Van; Kenneth L. Williams , Jeff Boundy 2014. Snakes of the World: A Catalogue of Living and Extinct Species. Taylor and Francis, CRC Press, 1237 pp.
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