You are here » home advanced search search results Micrurus proximans

Micrurus proximans SMITH & CHRAPLIWY, 1958

IUCN Red List - Micrurus proximans - Least Concern, LC

Can you confirm these amateur observations of Micrurus proximans?

Add your own observation of
Micrurus proximans »

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

Higher TaxaElapidae, Colubroidea, Alethinophidia, Serpentes, Squamata (snakes) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesNayarit Coral Snake 
SynonymMicrurus diastema proximans SMITH & CHRAPLIWY 1958
Micrurus proximans — ROZE 1983
Micrurus proximans — LINER 1994
Micrurus proximans — LINER 2007
Micrurus proximans — WALLACH et al. 2014: 452 
DistributionMexico (coast of Nayarit)

Type locality: Mexico: 5 mi NE San Blas, Nayarit  
Reproductionoviparous. 
TypesHolotype: UIMNH 40369 604; W. H. Davis, W. Z. Lidicker, and J. R. Winklemann; July 16, 1956. 
CommentVenomous! 
References
  • Campbell, J.A. & Lamar, W.W. 1989. The Venomous Reptiles of Latin America. Comstock Publishing/Cornell University Press, Ithaca
  • Heimes, P. 2016. Snakes of Mexico. Chimaira, Frankfurt, 572 pp
  • 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
  • Nordgren, Matt and Robert Villa. 2011. Geographic Distribution: Micrurus proximans (Nayarit coralsnake). Herpetological Review 42 (3): 394-395 - get paper here
  • Roze, J. A. 1983. New World coral snakes (Elapidae): a taxonomic and biological summary. Mem. Inst. Butantan 46: 305-338 [1982] - get paper here
  • Smith,H.M. & CHRAPLIWY,P.S. 1958. New and noteworthy Mexican herptiles from the Lidicker collection. Herpetologica 13: 267-271 - 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.
 
External links  
Is it interesting? Share with others:

As link to this species use URL address:

http://reptile-database.reptarium.cz/species?genus=Micrurus&species=proximans

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



Please submit feedback about this entry to the curator