Mussurana montana (FRANCO, MARQUES & PUORTO, 1997)
|Higher Taxa||Dipsadidae, Colubroidea, Caenophidia, Alethinophidia, Serpentes, Squamata (snakes)|
|Synonym||Clelia montana FRANCO, MARQUES & PUORTO 1997|
Mussurana montana — ZAHER et al. 2009
|Distribution||Brazil (NW Sao Paulo, S Minas Gerais)|
Type locality: city of Guaratingueta (22°49' S; 45°93' W), Sodre mill, state of Sao Paulo, Brazil. Map legend:
- Type locality.
- 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.
|Types||Holotype: IB (= IBSP) 22505, adult male; paratypes: IB|
|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.|
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