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Micrurus albicinctus AMARAL, 1925

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Higher TaxaElapidae, Colubroidea, Alethinophidia, Serpentes, Squamata (snakes) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesE: White-banded Coral Snake
S: Cobra Coral de Cinta Branca 
SynonymMicrurus albicinctus AMARAL 1925
Micrurus waehnerorum MEISE 1938
Micrurus albicinctus — PETERS & OREJAS-MIRANDA 1970: 201
Micrurus albicinctus — DA CUNHA & NASCIMENTO 1991
Micrurus albicinctus — ROZE 1996: 138
Micrurus albicinctus — CAMPBELL & LAMAR 2004: 145
Micrurus albicinctus — WALLACH et al. 2014: 441 
DistributionBrazil (Rondonia, Mato Grosso, Amazonas), Peru

Type locality: “northern or central Mato Grosso" (Brazil) 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: MNR 376, a male, collected by Comissäo Rondon. 
CommentSynonymy partly after PETERS & OREJAS-MIRANDA 1970.

Venomous!

Distribution (map): Map 5 in CAMPBELL & LAMAR 2004: 145. 
References
  • Amaral, A. do 1925. Ophidios de Mato Grosso (Contribuição II para o conhecimento dos ophidios do Brasil). Comm. Linhas Telegraph. Estrat. Matto Grosso ao Amazonas. Comm. Linh. Telegr. Mato Grosso [also listed as Hist. Natural. Zool.] Publ. 84 (Anexo 5): 1-30
  • Barbosa de Souza, M., and C. Rivera G. 2006. Anfibios y reptile /Amphibians and reptiles. Pp. 83 – 86 y / and 182 – 185 en /in C. Vriesendorp, T. S. Schulenberg, W. S. Alverson, D. K. Moskovits, y / and J.-I. Rojas Moscoso, (eds.). Perú: Sierra del Divisor, Rapid Biological Inventories Report 1 The Field Museum, Chicago
  • BERNARDE, P.S., ALBUQUERQUE, S., BARROS, T.O. & TURCI, L.C.B. 2012. Serpentes do Estado de Rondônia, Brasil. Biota Neotrop. 12(3): 1-29 - get paper here
  • Cunha, O.R. da and Nascimento,F.P. 1991. Ofídios da Amazônia. XXII : Revalidaõ e redescrião de Micrurus albicinctus Amaral, de Rondónia, e sobre a validade de Micrurus waehnerorum Meise, do amazonas (Ophidia : Elapidae). Bol. Mus. Para. EmÌlio Goeldi, Nova ser., Zool.) 7 (1): 43-52
  • FEITOSA, DARLAN TAVARES; NELSON JORGE DA SILVA JR., MATHEUS GODOY PIRES, HUSSAM ZAHER & ANA LÚCIA DA COSTA PRUDENTE 2015. A new species of monadal coral snake of the genus Micrurus (Serpentes, Elapidae) from western Amazon. Zootaxa 3974 (4): 538–554
  • Meise,Wilhelm 1938. Eine neue Korallenschlange aus dem Amazonasgebiet. Zool. Anz. 123: 20
  • Souza, Sergio Marques; André Braga Junqueira, Ana Catarina Conte Jakovac, Paulo Apóstolo Assunção and José Adaílton Correia. 2011. Feeding behavior and ophiophagous habits of two poorly known amazonian coral snakes, Micrurus albicinctus Amaral 1926 and Micrurus paraensis Cunha and Nascimento 1973 (Squamata, Elapidae). Herpetology Notes 4: 369-372 - 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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