Mussurana montana (FRANCO, MARQUES & PUORTO, 1997)
Can you confirm these amateur observations of Mussurana montana?
|Higher Taxa||Dipsadidae, Colubroidea, Serpentes (snakes)|
|Synonym||Clelia montana FRANCO, MARQUES & PUORTO 1997|
Mussurana montana — ZAHER et al. 2009
|Distribution||Brazil (NW Sao Paulo, S Minas Gerais)
- 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.
|Comment||Related to C. rustica, being distinguished from the latter by the numbers of supra- and infralabials and the generalized color pattern.|
Etymology: Named after Latin “montanus”, meaning “pertaining to mountains.