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Furina dunmalli (WORRELL, 1955)

IUCN Red List - Furina dunmalli - Vulnerable, VU

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Higher TaxaElapidae (Hydrophiinae), Colubroidea, Caenophidia, Alethinophidia, Serpentes, Squamata (snakes)
Common NamesE: Dunmall's Snake 
SynonymGlyphodon dunmalli WORRELL 1955
Furina dunmalli — STORR 1981
Glyphodon dunmalli — COGGER 1983: 226
Furina dunmalli — GOLAY et al. 1993: 137
Furina dunmalli — FRANK & RAMUS 1995: 245
Furina dunmalli — COGGER 2000: 652
Glyphodon dunmalli — SCANLON 2003
Glyphodon dunmalli — GREER 2006 (online)
Furina dunmalli —FERGUSON et al. 2012
Furina dunmalli — WALLACH et al. 2014: 298
Glyphodon dunmalli — WILSON & SWAN 2021 
DistributionAustralia (SE Queensland, New South Wales)

Type locality: Glenmorgan, Qld.  
TypesHolotype: AMS (AM) R14809 
EtymologyNamed after the collector of the type, William Dunmall. 
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  • 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
  • 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
  • Golay,P, H.M. SMITH, D.G. BROADLEY, J. R. DIXON, C., MCCARTHY, J. C. RAGE, B. SCHÀTTI & M.TORIBA 1993. Endoglyphs and other major venomous snakes of the world. A checklist. [type catalogue] Aire-Genève, Azemiops S. A. Herpetological Data Center: i-xv + 1-478.
  • Scanlon, John D. 2003. The Australian Elapid genus Cacophis: Morphology and phylogeny of rainforest crowned snakes. The Herpetological Journal 13 (1):1-20 - 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
  • Swan, G.; Sadlier, R.; Shea, G. 2017. A field guide to reptiles of New South Wales. Reed New Holland, 328 pp.
  • 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.
  • Worrell, E. 1955. A new elapine snake from Queensland. Proc. R. Zool. Soc. N. S. W. 1953/54: 41-43 - get paper here
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