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Eunectes deschauenseei DUNN & CONANT, 1936

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Higher TaxaBoidae (Boinae), Henophidia, Serpentes (snakes) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesDark-spotted Anaconda 
SynonymEunectes deschauenseei DUNN & CONANT 1936
Eunectes deschauenseei — MCDIARMID, CAMPBELL & TOURÉ 1999: 200
Eunectes deschauenseei — STARACE 1998: 109 
DistributionNE Brazil (Marajo I; Pará: [HR 31: 255], Amapá), French Guiana

Type locality: Marajo, Brazil. Map legend:
TDWG region - Region according to the TDWG standard, not a precise distribution map.

NOTE: TDWG regions are generated automatically from the text in the distribution field and not in every cases it works well. We are working on it.
 
TypesHolotype: Philadelphia, USA: ANSP 20891 
Comment 
References
  • Dirksen, L. 1999. Zur Kenntnis der Anakonda-Arten (Serpentes: Boidae: Eunectes). I: Eunectes deschauenseei Dunn & Conant, 1936. Herpetofauna 21 (122): 12-21 - get paper here
  • Dirksen, L. 2003. Marajó - heiss-feuchtes Amazonas-Paradies. Reptilia (Münster) 8 (40): 75-81 - get paper here
  • Dirksen, L. 2007. Anakonda FAQ. Reptilia (Münster) 12 (64): 87-89 - get paper here
  • Dirksen, L. & R. W. Henderson 2002. Eunectes deschauenseei. Catalouge of American Amphibians and Reptiles 755.1-755. - get paper here
  • Dirksen, Lutz 2002. Anakondas. Natur und Tier Verlag (Münster), 190 pp. - get paper here
  • Dirksen, Lutz, and Wolfgang Böhme 2005. Studies on anacondas III. A reappraisal of Eunectes beniensis Dirksen, 2002, from Bolivia, and a key to the species of the genus Eunectes Wagler, 1830 (Serpentes: Boidae). Russian Journal of Herpetology 12 (3): 223-229. - get paper here
  • Dunn,E.R. & Conant,R. 1936. Notes on anacondas, with descriptions of two new species. Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 88: 503-506 - get paper here
  • Franca, F.G.R.; Mesquita, Daniel Oliveira and Guarino Rinaldi Colli 2006. A CHECKLIST OF SNAKES FROM AMAZONIAN SAVANNAS IN BRAZIL, HOUSED IN THE COLEÇÃO HERPETOLÓGICA DA UNIVERSIDADE DE BRASÍLIA, WITH NEW DISTRIBUTION RECORDS. Occ. Pap. Oklahoma Mus. Nat. Hist., Univ. Oklahoma 17: 1-13
  • Gasc & Rodrigues 1980. Liste preliminaire des Serpents de la Guyane francaise. Bull. Mus. Nat. Hist. Nat. Paris 2 (4): 559-598
  • McDiarmid,R.W.; Campbell,J.A. & Touré,T.A. 1999. Snake species of the world. Vol. 1. Herpetologists’ League, 511 pp.
  • Müller, P. 1970. Über die Eunectes-Arten von Marajó. Salamandra 6 (3/4): 140-141
  • Petzold, H. G. 1983. Die Anakondas: Gattung Eunectes. A. Ziemsen, Wittenberg Lutherstadt, Die Neue Brehm-Bucherei Heft 554 142 pp.
  • Reed, R.N. and G.H. Rodda 2009. Giant Constrictors: Biological and Management Profiles and an Establishment Risk Assessment for Nine Large Species of Pythons, Anacondas, and the Boa Constrictor. U.S. Geological Survey, xviii + 323 pp. - get paper here
  • Schmidt, ? 1985. De Schauensee’s Anakonda. Herpetofauna 7 (38): 22 - get paper here
  • Starace, Fausto 1998. Guide des Serpents et Amphisbènes de Guyane. IBIS Rouge Editions, Guadeloupe, Guyane, 450 pp.
  • Trutnau,L. 1982. Einige Bemerkungen über die neuweltlichen Riesenschlangen der Gattung Eunectes Wagler 1830. Herpetofauna 4 (17): 14-21 - get paper here
 
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