Geophis bellus MYERS, 2003
Can you confirm these amateur observations of Geophis bellus?
|Higher Taxa||Colubridae (Dipsadinae), Colubroidea, Caenophidia, Alethinophidia, Serpentes, Squamata (snakes)|
|Synonym||Geophis bellus MYERS 2003|
Geophis bellus — WILSON & TOWNSEND 2007: 5
Geophis bellus — WALLACH et al. 2014: 300
|Distribution||Panama (Panamá), elevation 600–800 m|
Type locality: near community of Altos de Pacora (east of Cerro Jefe), Province of Panamá, central Panama. The type locality is a few km northeastward of the summit of Cerro
Jefe, upper Río Pacora drainage, at roughly 9°15’N, 79°22’W. Map legend:
- Type locality.
- 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.
|Types||Holotype: KU 110703|
|Etymology||Named after the Latin adjective meaning ‘‘pretty’’ and ‘‘charming’’, referring to the appearance of this elegant little snake in life.|