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Calamaria doederleini GOUGH, 1902

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Higher TaxaColubridae, Calamariinae, Colubroidea, Caenophidia, Alethinophidia, Serpentes, Squamata (snakes)
Common Names 
SynonymCalamaria döderleini GOUGH 1902
Calamaria doderleini — BARBOUR 1912
Calamaria döderleini — INGER & MARX 1965: 177
Calamaria doederleini — WELCH 1988
Calamaria doederleini — INGER & VORIS 2001
Calamaria doderleini — GRISMER et al. 2004 (in error)
Calamaria doederleini — WALLACH et al. 2014: 136 
DistributionIndonesia (NE Sumatra)

Type locality: Langkat, Sumatra.  
TypesHolotype: MZUS (Mus Zool Univ. Strasbourg) 
EtymologyNamed after Dr. Ludwig Heinrich Philipp Doderlein (1855-1936), German zoologist and paleontologist. He became Curator and Director, Zoological Collections, Strasbourg (1882), and and later Professor of Zoology (1891) and head of the Zoological Collections, Staatliches Museum für Naturkunde, München. 
  • Beolens, Bo; Michael Watkins, and Michael Grayson 2011. The Eponym Dictionary of Reptiles. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, USA - get paper here
  • Gough, L.H. 1902. New snakes in the collections of the Zoological Institute of the University Straßburg. Zool. Anz. 25: 645-647. - get paper here
  • Grismer, L. L., H. Kaiser & N. S. Yaakob 2004. A new species of Reed Snake of the genus Calamaria H. Boie, 1827, from Pulau Tioman, Pahang, West Malaysia. Hamadryad 28 (1&2): 1-6 - get paper here
  • Inger, R. F. & H. MARX 1965. The systematics and evolution of the oriental colubrid snakes of the genus Calamaria. Fieldiana: Zoology 49: 1-304. - get paper here
  • Inger, R.F. & Voris, H. K. 2001. The biogeographical relations of the frogs and snakes of Sundaland. Journal of Biogeography 28: 863-89 1
  • TEYNIÉ, ALEXANDRE; PATRICK DAVID, & ANNEMARIE OHLER 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: 1–43 - get paper here
  • Wallach, Van; Kenneth L. Williams , Jeff Boundy 2014. Snakes of the World: A Catalogue of Living and Extinct Species. [type catalogue] Taylor and Francis, CRC Press, 1237 pp.
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