You are here » home advanced search search results Omoadiphas texiguatensis

Omoadiphas texiguatensis MCCRANIE & CASTANEDA, 2004

IUCN Red List - Omoadiphas texiguatensis - Critically Endangered, CR

Can you confirm these amateur observations of Omoadiphas texiguatensis?

Add your own observation of
Omoadiphas texiguatensis »

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

Higher TaxaColubridae (Dipsadinae), Colubroidea, Caenophidia, Alethinophidia, Serpentes, Squamata (snakes) 
Common Names 
SynonymOmoadiphas texiguatensis MCCRANIE & CASTANEDA 2004
Omoadiphas texiguatensis — WALLACH et al. 2014: 505 
DistributionN Honduras (Cordillera Nombre de Dios)

Type locality: 2.5 km airline NNE of La Fortuna, Cerro Texiguat Wildlife refuge, Departamento de Yoro, Honduras (15°25’ 49’’N, 87° 18’ 32’’ W, 1690 m elevation).  
TypesHolotype: USNM 559599 
  • Köhler, G. 2008. Reptiles of Central America. 2nd Ed. Herpeton-Verlag, 400 pp.
  • McCranie J R 2011. The snakes of Honduras. SSAR, Salt Lake City, 725 pp.
  • McCranie, J.R.; Castaneda, F.E. 2004. A new species of snake of the genus Omoadiphas (Reptilia: Squamata: Colubridae) from the Cordillera Nombre de Dios in northern Honduras. Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 117 (3):311-316. - get paper here
  • McCranie, James R. 2015. A checklist of the amphibians and reptiles of Honduras, with additions, comments on taxonomy, some recent taxonomic decisions, and areas of further studies needed. Zootaxa 3931 (3): 352–386 - get paper here
  • Solís, J. M., L. D. Wilson, and J. H. Townsend. 2014. An updated list of the amphibians and reptiles of Honduras, with comments on their nomenclature. Mesoamerican Herpetology 1: 123–144 - get paper here
  • Wallach, Van; Kenneth L. Williams , Jeff Boundy 2014. Snakes of the World: A Catalogue of Living and Extinct Species. [type catalogue] Taylor and Francis, CRC Press, 1237 pp.
External links  
Is it interesting? Share with others:

As link to this species use URL address:

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

Please submit feedback about this entry to the curator