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Furina barnardi (KINGHORN, 1939)

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Higher TaxaElapidae (Hydrophiinae), Colubroidea, Caenophidia, Alethinophidia, Serpentes, Squamata (snakes)
Common NamesE: Yellow-naped Snake
G: Gelbkragenotter 
SynonymGlyphodon barnardi KINGHORN 1939: 258
Furina barnardi — STORR 1981
Glyphodon barnardi — SHINE 1981
Glyphodon barnardi — COGGER 1983: 226
Furina barnardi — FRANK & RAMUS 1995: 245
Furina barnardi — COGGER 2000: 651
Furina barnardi —FERGUSON et al. 2012
Furina barnardi — WALLACH et al. 2014: 298 
DistributionAustralia (NE Queensland, from Port Curtis in the South to Cape York Peninsula)

Type locality: 15 mi S Duaringa, Qld.  
TypesHolotype: CAS 77798 
EtymologyNamed after Henry "Harry" Greensill Barnard (1869-1966), an Australian zoologist, naturalist, and grazier at Coomooboolaroo, Queensland. 
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  • Cogger, H. G. 2014. Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia, 7th ed. CSIRO Publishing, xxx + 1033 pp. - get paper here
  • Cogger, H.G. 2000. Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia, 6th ed. Ralph Curtis Publishing, Sanibel Island, 808 pp.
  • Covacevich J.A., Couper, P.J., McDonald, K.R. 1998. Reptile diversity at risk in the Brigalow Belt, Queensland. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 42 (2): 475-486 - get paper here
  • Ferguson, D., Mathieson, M. & Eyre, T. 2012. Southerly range extension of the poorly known, Queensland endemic yellow-napped snake Furina barnardi (squamata: elapidae) into the Mulga Lands. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 56 (1): 9-12 - get paper here
  • Kinghorn, J. R. 1939. Two Queensland snakes. Rec. Austral. Mus. 20: 257-260 - get paper here
  • Shine R 1981. Ecology of Australian elapid snakes of the genera Furina and Glyphodon. Journal of Herpetology 15 (2): 219-224 - get paper here
  • Ukuwela, K.D.B., de Silva, A., Sivaruban, A. et al. 2022. Diversity, distribution, and natural history of the marine snakes of Sri Lanka. Marine Biodiversity 52, 24 (2022) - 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.
  • Wilson, S. & Swan, G. 2010. A complete guide to reptiles of Australia, 3rd ed. Chatswood: New Holland, 558 pp.
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