You are here » home advanced search Oligodon petronellae

Oligodon petronellae ROUX, 1917

Can you confirm these amateur observations of Oligodon petronellae?

Add your own observation of
Oligodon petronellae »

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

Higher TaxaColubridae, Colubrinae, Colubroidea, Serpentes (snakes) 
Subspecies 
Common Names 
SynonymOligodon ornatus ROUX 1914 (nec Oligodon ornatus VAN DENBURGH 1909)
Oligodon petronellae ROOIJ 1917 (nomen novum pro Oligodon ornatus ROUX, nomen praeoccupandum)
Oligodon ornatus - ROBINSON & KLOSS 1920
Oligodon rouxi RUTHVEN 1921: 20 (nomen novum pro Oligodon ornatus ROUX, nomen praeoccupandum)
Oligodon petronellae - ROBINSON & KLOSS 1923
Oligodon annulifer var. confluens WERNER 1924
Simotes annulifer var. confluens - WERNER 1929
Oligodon annulifer confluens - HAAS 1950
Oligodon petronellae — INGER & VORIS 2001
Oligodon petronellae — TILLACK & GÜNTHER 2010 
DistributionIndonesia (endemic to Sumatra)

Type locality: Sumatra, Indonesia

confluens: W Sumatra; Type locality: Padang, W Sumatra, Indonesia  
Typesholotype: MHNG 767.2 
CommentOligodon annulifer var. confluens WERNER 1924 has been synonymized with O. petronellae by TILLACK & GÜNTHER 2010. Synonymy mostly after TILLACK & GÜNTHER 2010. 
References
  • DAVID, PATRICK & GERNOT VOGEL 2012. A new species of the genus Oligodon Fitzinger, 1826 (Squamata: Colubridae) from Pulau Nias, Indonesia. Zootaxa 3201: 58–68
  • David,P. & Vogel,G. 1996. The snakes of Sumatra. An annotated checklist and key with natural history notes. Bücher Kreth, Frankfurt/M.
  • de Rooij, N. DE 1917. The Reptiles of the Indo-Australian Archipelago. Il. Ophidia. Leiden (E. J. Brill), xiv + 334 S.
  • Inger, R.F. & Voris, H. K. 2001. The biogeographical relations of the frogs and snakes of Sundaland. Journal of Biogeography 28: 863-89 1
  • Roux, J. 1914. Note sur une espèce nouvelle d'Oligodon provenant de Sumatra. Rev. suisse Zool., Genéve, 22 (2): 27-29. - get paper here
  • Tillack, Frank and Rainer Günther 2010. Revision of the Species of Oligodon from Sumatra and Adjacent Islands, with Comments on the Taxonomic Status of Oligodon subcarinatus (Günther, 1872) and Oligodon annulifer (Boulenger, 1893) from Borneo (Reptilia, Squamata, Colubridae). Russ. J. Herpetol. 16 (4): 265-294 [2009] - get paper here
 
External links  
Is it interesting? Share with others:


Please submit feedback about this entry to the curator