You are here » home advanced search search results Hebius optatum

Hebius optatum (HU & ZHAO, 1966)

Can you confirm these amateur observations of Hebius optatum?

Add your own observation of
Hebius optatum »

We have no photos, try to find some by Google images search: Google images

Higher TaxaColubridae (Natricinae), Colubroidea, Caenophidia, Alethinophidia, Serpentes, Squamata (snakes) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesMount Omei Keelback 
SynonymNatrix optata HU & ZHAO 1966
Amphiesma optata — ZHAO & JIANG 1986
Amphiesma optatum — DAVID et al. 1998
Amphiesma optatum — DAVID et al. 2007
Hebius optatum — GUO et al. 2014
Amphiesma optatum — WALLACH et al. 2014: 32 
DistributionVietnam, SW China eastward to Hunnan and southward to Guangxi

Type locality: Liangfeng Gang, Mt. Omei, Sichuan Prov.: 700 m elevation.  
Reproductionoviparous 
TypesHolotype: CIB Chuan 3624, Male; Coll. C. C Liu; 8. 9, 1940. 
CommentNot listed, at least as such, in the Zoological Record of 1966. 
References
  • David P. & G. Vogel 1999. Amphiesma optata (Hu and Djao, 1966) (Serpentes, Colubridae): An addition to the snake fauna of Vietnam, with a list of the species of the genus Amphiesma and a note on its type species. Journal of Taiwan Museum, Taipeh 51(2): 83-92
  • David P., G. Vogel & Pauwels,O. 1998. Amphiesma optatum (Hu & Djao, 1966) (Serpentes, Colubridae): an addition to the snake fauna of Vietnam, with a list of the species of the genus Amphiesma and a note on its type species. J. Taiwan Museum 51 (2): 83-92 - get paper here
  • David, P., Bain, R. H., Nguyen Quang Truong, Orlov, N. L., Vogel, G., Vu Ngoc Thanh & T. Ziegler 2007. A new species of the natricine snake genus Amphiesma from the Indochinese Region (Squamata: Colubridae: Natricinae). Zootaxa 1462: 41-60 - get paper here
  • GUO, PENG; FEI ZHU, QIN LIU, LIANG ZHANG, JIAN X. LI, YU Y. HUANG & R. ALEXANDER PYRON 2014. A taxonomic revision of the Asian keelback snakes, genus Amphiesma (Serpentes: Colubridae: Natricinae), with description of a new species. Zootaxa 3873 (4): 425–440 - get paper here
  • Hu, Shu-QIN & Zhao, Ermi 1966. Three new species of reptiles from Szechwan (in Chinese with English abstract). Acta Zootaxon. Sinica, Peking, 3 (2): 158-164
  • Sang, Nguyen Van; Ho Thu Cuc, Nguyen, Quang Truong 2009. Herpetofauna of Vietnam. Chimaira, Frankfurt, 768 pp.
  • Wallach, Van; Kenneth L. Williams , Jeff Boundy 2014. Snakes of the World: A Catalogue of Living and Extinct Species. Taylor and Francis, CRC Press, 1237 pp.
  • Zhao, E.M. 2006. The snakes of China [in Chinese]. Hefei, China, Anhui Sience & Technology Publ. House, Vol. I, 372 pp., Vol. II (color plates), 280 pp.
  • Ziegler, T., and Quyet, L.K. 2006. A new natricine snake of the genus Amphiesma (Squamata: Colubridae: Natricinae) from the central Truong Son, Vietnam. Zootaxa 1225:39-56 - get paper here
 
External links  
Is it interesting? Share with others:

As link to this species use URL address:

http://reptile-database.reptarium.cz/species?genus=Hebius&species=optatum

without field 'search_param'. Field 'search_param' is used for browsing search result.



Please submit feedback about this entry to the curator