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Dipsas trinitatis PARKER, 1926

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Higher TaxaColubridae (Dipsadinae), Colubroidea, Caenophidia, Alethinophidia, Serpentes, Squamata (snakes) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesTrinidad Snail-eater 
SynonymDipsas trinitatis PARKER 1926: 206
Dipsas variegata trinitatis — PETERS 1960: 139
Dipsas variegata trinitatis — PETERS & OREJAS-MIRANDA 1970: 91
Dipsas variegata trinitatis — BOOS 2001
Dipsas trinitatis — HARVEY 2008
Dipsas trinitatis — WALLACH et al. 2014: 235 
DistributionTrinidad

Type locality: "Trinity HilI Reserve, Trinidad, British West Indies."  
Reproduction 
TypesHolotype: BMNH 1926.5.1.1, male 
Diagnosis 
Comment 
Etymology 
References
  • Boos, H.E.A. 2001. The snakes of Trinidad and Tobago. Texas A&M University Press, 270 pp.
  • Harvey, Michael B. 2008. New and Poorly Known Dipsas (Serpentes: Colubridae) from Northern South America. Herpetologica 64 (4): 422-451 - get paper here
  • Murphy, John C.; J. Roger Downie, Joanna M. Smith, Suzanne M. Livingstone, Ryan S. Mohammed, Richard M. Lehtinen, Meredith Eyre, Jo-Anne Nina Dewlal, Nigel Noriega, Gary S. Casper, Tom Anton, Mike G. Rutherford, Alvin L. Braswell, and Michael J. Jowe 2018. A Field Guide to the Amphibians & Reptiles of Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago Field Naturalists’ Club - get paper here
  • Parker, H. W. 1926. A new snake from Trinidad. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (9) 18: 205-207
  • Peters , J. A. 1960. The snakes of the subfamily Dipsadinae. Misc. Publ. Mus. Zool., Univ. Michigan (114): 224 pp. - get paper here
  • Peters, James A.; Donoso-Barros, Roberto & Orejas-Miranda, Braulio 1970. Catalogue of the Neotropical Squamata: Part I Snakes. Part II Lizards and Amphisbaenians. Bull. US Natl. Mus. 297: 347 pp. - 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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