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Oxyrhopus guibei HOGE & ROMANO, 1977

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Higher TaxaColubridae (Dipsadinae), Colubroidea, Caenophidia, Alethinophidia, Serpentes, Squamata (snakes) 
Common Names 
SynonymOxyrhopus trigeminus guibei HOGE & ROMANO 1977: 58
Oxyrhopus guibei - ZAHER & CARAMASCHI 1992
Oxyrhopus guibei - CEI 1993
Oxyrhopus guibei — GIRAUDO & SCROCCHI 2002
Oxyrhopus guibei — WALLACH et al. 2014: 518 
DistributionBolivia, Brazil (Bahia, Minas Gerais, Sao Paulo, Parana, Mato Grosso, Alagoas [HR 30: 55], Goiás), Paraguay, Peru ?, Argentina (Chaco, Corrientes, Formosa, Misiones)

Type locality: Londrina, Paraná State, Brazil. Map legend:
TDWG region - 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.
TypesHolotype: CNAR (= IBH) 27382 
  • Braz, Henrique and Daniel De Granville Manço. 2011. Natural nests of the false-coral snake Oxyrhopus guibei in southeastern Brazil. Herpetology Notes 4: 187-189. - get paper here
  • Cano, Paula Daniela; Héctor Alejandro Ball, Matías Federico Carpinetto, Germán Darío Peña 2015. Reptile checklist of Río Pilcomayo National Park, Formosa, Argentina. Check List 11 (3): 1658 - get paper here
  • Cruz Centeno, Fernanda da; Ricardo Jannini Sawaya & Otavio Augusto Vuolo Marques 2008. Snake assemblage of Ilha de São Sebastião, southeastern Brazil: comparison to mainland. Biota Neotrop. 8(3): 63-68 - get paper here
  • Franca, F.G.R.; Daniel O. Mesquita, Cristiano C. Nogueira, and <br />Alexandre F. B. Araújo 2008. Phylogeny and Ecology Determine Morphological Structure in a Snake Assemblage in the Central Brazilian Cerrado. Copeia 2008 (1): 23-38 - get paper here
  • Freire, Eliza Maria Xavier 1999. Geographic distribution. Oxyrhopus guibei. Herpetological Review 30 (1): 55 - get paper here
  • Freitas, M.A.; D. Veríssimo; V. Uhlig. 2012. Squamate Reptiles of the central Chapada Diamantina, with a focus on the municipality of Mucugê, state of Bahia, Brazil. Check List 8(1):16-22 - get paper here
  • Gavira, Rodrigo Samuel Bueno; 2015. Death of a juvenile false-coral snake, Oxyrhopus guibei (Hoge & Romano, 1977) (Serpentes: Dipsadidae), after ingesting a Tropical house gecko, Hemidactylus mabouia (Moreau de Jonnès, 1818) (Sauria: Gekkonidae) Herpetology Notes 8: 153-154 - get paper here
  • Giraudo, A. R., and G. J. Scrocchi 2002. Argentinian Snakes: An Annotated Checklist. Smithsonian Herp. Inf. Serv. (132): 1-53 - get paper here
  • Hamdan, B. & R. M. Lira-da-Silva 2012. The snakes of Bahia State, northeastern Brazil: species richness, composition and biogeographical notes. Salamandra 48 (1): 31-50 - get paper here
  • Hoge & Romano 1977. DESCRIPTION OF A NEW SUBSP. OF OXYRHOPUS WAG-LER. [SERPENTES: COLUBRIDAE]. Mem. Inst. Butantan 40/41: 55-62
  • Linares, Antônio Meira and Paula Cabral Eterovick 2013. Herpetofaunal Surveys Support Successful Reconciliation Ecology in Secondary and Human-Modified Habitats at the Inhotim Institute, Southeastern Brazil. Herpetologica 69 (2): 237-256. - get paper here
  • Medeiros-Magalhães, Felipe de; Daniel Orsi Laranjeiras, Taís Borges Costa, Flora Acuña Juncá, Daniel Oliveira Mesquita, David Lucas Röhr, Willianilson Pessoa da Silva, Gustavo Henrique Calazans Vieira, Adrian Antonio Garda 2015. Herpetofauna of protected areas in the Caatinga IV: Chapada Diamantina National Park, Bahia, Brazil Herpetology Notes 8: 243-261 - get paper here
  • Pizzatto, Lígia & Otavio A. V. Marques 2002. Reproductive biology of the false coral snake Oxyrhopus guibei (Colubridae) from southeastern Brazil. Amphibia-Reptilia 23 (4): 495-504 - get paper here
  • Santos, D.L.; S.P. Andrade; E.P. Victor-Jr.; W. Vaz-Silva 2014. Amphibians and reptiles from southeastern Goiás, Central Brazil. Check List 10 (1): 131-148 - get paper here
  • Solé, Mirco 2015. Auf der Suche nach der seltensten Giftschlange Südamerikas Terraria Elaphe 2015 (6): 50-53 - get paper here
  • Zaher & CARAMASCHI 1992. Sur le statut taxinomique d’Oxyrhopus trigeminus et O. guibei (Serpentes, Xenodontinae). Bull. Mus. natl. Hist. nat. 4: (Sér. 14): 805-827
  • Zaracho, Víctor Hugo; Ingaramo, María del Rosario; Semhan, Romina Valeria; Etchepare, Eduardo; Acosta, José Luis; Falcione, Ana Camila; Álvarez, Blanca 2014. Herpetofauna de la Reserva Natural Provincial Isla Apipé Grande (Corrientes, Argentina) Cuad. herpetol. 28 (2): 153-160 - get paper here
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