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Hypsiglena affinis BOULENGER, 1894

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Higher TaxaColubridae (Dipsadinae), Colubroidea, Caenophidia, Alethinophidia, Serpentes, Squamata (snakes) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesRio Grande de Santiago Nightsnake 
SynonymHypsiglena torquata affinis BOULENGER 1894
Hypsiglena affinis — TANNER 1946: 46 (1944)
Hypsiglena affinis — MULCAHY 2008
Hypsiglena affinis — WALLACH et al. 2014: 343 
DistributionMexico (Jalisco, Zacatecas)

Type locality: Zacatecas, Jalisco Map legend:
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Reproductionoviparous 
TypesHolotype: BMNH 
Comment 
References
  • Bañuelos-Alamillo, Jorge A. and Rubén Alonso Carbajal-Márquez. 2016. Distribution Notes. Hypsiglena affinis Boulenger, 1894. Mesoamerican Herpetology 3 (1): 198 - get paper here
  • Boulenger, George A. 1894. Catalogue of the Snakes in the British Museum (Natural History). Volume II., Containing the Conclusion of the Colubridæ Aglyphæ. British Mus. (Nat. Hist.), London, xi, 382 pp. - get paper here
  • Heimes, P. 2016. Snakes of Mexico. Chimaira, Frankfurt, 572 pp
  • Mulcahy DG, Martínez-Gómez JE, Aguirre-León G, Cervantes-Pasqualli JA, Zug GR 2014. Rediscovery of an Endemic Vertebrate from the Remote Islas Revillagigedo in the Eastern Pacific Ocean: The Clarión Nightsnake Lost and Found. PLoS ONE 9(5): e97682. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0097682 - get paper here
  • Mulcahy, Daniel G. 2008. Phylogeography and species boundaries of the western North American Nightsnake (Hypsiglena torquata): Revisiting the subspecies concept. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 46 (3): 1095-1115 - get paper here
  • Tanner, W. W. 1946. A taxonomic study of the genus Hypsiglena. Great Basin Naturalist 5 (3-4): 25-92 [1944] - get paper here
  • 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.
 
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