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Leptodeira nigrofasciata GÜNTHER, 1868

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Higher TaxaColubridae (Dipsadinae), Colubroidea, Caenophidia, Alethinophidia, Serpentes, Squamata (snakes) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesBlack-banded Cat-eyed Snake 
SynonymLeptodeira nigrofasciata GÜNTHER 1868: 425
Leptodeira mystacina COPE 1869: 151
Leptodeira nigrofasciata — DUELLMAN 1958: 87
Leptodeira nigrofasciata — PETERS & OREJAS-MIRANDA 1970: 154
Leptodeira nigrofasciata — LINER 1994
Leptodeira nigrofasciata — LINER 2007
Leptodeira nigrofasciata — WALLACH et al. 2014 
DistributionMexico (Chiapas, Oaxaca, Guerrero), Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica

Type locality: Nicaragua. Map legend:
TDWG region - 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.
 
Reproductionoviparous. 
TypesHolotype: BMNH 1946.1.8.37 
CommentDescription: black body with with yellow stripes which may extend dorsally only on one side, particularly in the latter two thirds of the body.

Distribution: not in Panama fide S. Lotzkat (pers. comm. 23 Dec 2015). 
References
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  • Cope, E.D. 1870. Seventh contribution to the herpetology of tropical America. Proc. Amer. Philos. Soc. 11: 147-169 [1869] - get paper here
  • Duellman,W.E. 1958. A monographic study of the colubrid snake genus Leptodeira. Bull. Amer. Mus. Nat. Hist. 114 (1): 1-152
  • Golder, F. 1984. Haltung und Zucht von Leptodeira nigrofasciata GÜNTHER, 1868 (Serpentes: Colubridae) Salamandra 20 (1): 3-10 - get paper here
  • Golder, F. 1987. Haltung und Zucht von Leptodeira nigrofasciata. Litteratura Serpentium 7 (2): 94 - get paper here
  • Günther, A. 1868. Sixth account of new species of snakes in the collection of the British Museum. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (4) 1: 413-429 - get paper here
  • Heimes, P. 2016. Snakes of Mexico. Chimaira, Frankfurt, 572 pp
  • Hidalgo, H. N. 1980. Enyaliosaurus quinquecarinatus (Gray) and Leptodeira nigrofasciata Günther in El Salvador. Herpetological Review 11: 42-43 - get paper here
  • Jansen, M. & G. Koehler 2002. Biogeographische Analyse der Herpetofauna von ausgewählten Hochlandgebieten Nicaraguas Salamandra 38 (4): 269-286 - get paper here
  • Johnson, Jerry D.; Vicente Mata-Silva, Elí García Padilla, and Larry David Wilson 2015. The Herpetofauna of Chiapas, Mexico: composition, distribution, and conservation. Mesoamerican Herpetology 2 (3): 272–329. - get paper here
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  • Liner, Ernest A. 2007. A CHECKLIST OF THE AMPHIBIANS AND REPTILES OF MEXICO. Louisiana State University Occasional Papers of the Museum of Natural Science 80: 1-60 - get paper here
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  • Mata-Silva, Vicente, Jerry D. Johnson, Larry David Wilson and Elí García-Padilla. 2015. The herpetofauna of Oaxaca, Mexico: composition, physiographic distribution, and conservation status. Mesoamerican Herpetology 2 (1): 6–62 - get paper here
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  • Mulcahy, D.G. 2007. Molecular systematics of neotropical cat-eyed snakes: a test of the monophyly of Leptodeirini (Colubridae: Dipsadinae) with implications for character evolution and biogeography. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 92: 483–500 - get paper here
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