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Macrocalamus vogeli DAVID & PAUWELS, 2005

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Higher TaxaColubridae, Calamariinae, Colubroidea, Caenophidia, Alethinophidia, Serpentes, Squamata (snakes) 
Common Names 
SynonymMacrocalamus vogeli DAVID & PAUWELS 2005
Macrocalamus vogeli — WALLACH et al. 2014: 418 
DistributionWest Malaysia (Pahang)

Type locality: “Camp Padang, Gunong Tahan, Pahang, Malaya, elevation 5.400-5.700 ft”, Gunung, Tahan, Pahang, West Malaysia, Malaysia.  
TypesHolotype: BMNH 1968.764 
EtymologyNamed after Dr. Gernot Vogel (Society for Southeast Asian Herpetology, Heidelberg), for his contributions to the taxonomy of the genus Macrocalamus and to the herpetology of Southeast Asia in general. 
  • Beolens, Bo; Michael Watkins, and Michael Grayson 2011. The Eponym Dictionary of Reptiles. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, USA - get paper here
  • David, P. & Pauwels, O.S.G. 2004. A re-evaluation of the taxonomy of Macrocalamus lateralis Günther, 1864 (Serpentes: Colubridae), with the descriptions of two new species. Raffl. Bull. Zool., 52(2): 635-645 - 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.
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