You are here » home advanced search Philodryas aestiva

Philodryas aestiva (DUMÉRIL, BIBRON & DUMÉRIL, 1854)

Can you confirm these amateur observations of Philodryas aestiva?

Add your own observation of
Philodryas aestiva »

Find more photos by Google images search: Google images

Higher TaxaColubridae (Dipsadinae), Colubroidea, Caenophidia, Alethinophidia, Serpentes, Squamata (snakes) 
SubspeciesPhilodryas aestiva aestiva (DUMÉRIL, BIBRON & DUMÉRIL 1854)
Philodryas aestiva subcarinata BOULENGER 1902 
Common NamesBrazilian Green Racer, Common Green Racer 
SynonymDryophylax aestivus DUMÉRIL, BIBRON & DUMÉRIL 1854: 1111
Philodryas aestivus — GÜNTHER 1858: 125
Tropidodryas aestivus — COPE 1885: 192
Philodryas aestivus — BOULENGER 1886: 435
Philodryas aestivus — BOULENGER 1896: 128
Philodryas campicola JENSEN 1900 (fide CARREIRA et al. 2005)
Philodryas aestivus — LEYNAUD & BUCHER 1999: 28
Philodryas aestiva — GRAZZIOTIN et al. 2012
Philodryas aestiva — WALLACH et al. 2014: 548

Philodryas aestiva subcarinata (BOULENGER 1902)
Philodryas subcarinatus BOULENGER 1902: 287
Pseudouromacer lugubris WERNER 1924 (fide SMITH 1928)
Philodryas aestivus — AMARAL 1929 (part.)
Philodryas aestivus manegarzoni OREJAS-MIRANDA 1959
Philodryas aestivus aestivus — OREJAS-MIRANDA 1970
Philodryas aestivus subcarinatus — BARRIO 1977
Philodryas aestivus subcarinatus — FREIBERG 1982:
Philodryas aestivus subcarinatus — CEI 1993
Philodryas aestivus subcarinatus — LEYNAUD & BUCHER 1999: 28
Philodryas aestiva subcarinata — PRIGIONI et al. 2011 
DistributionSW Brazil (Rio Grande do Sul, Bahia: HR 33: 229), Bolivia (Amazonas), Paraguay, Uruguay, N Argentina (Misiones, Buenos Aires, Córdoba, Corrientes, Chaco, Entre Rios, Formosa, Salta, Tucumán, Santiago del Estero, Santa Fe)

subcarinatus: Argentina (Buenos Aires, Córdoba, Corrientes, Chaco, Entre Ríos, Formosa, Misiones, Salta, Santa Fe,
Santiago del Estero, and Tucumá); Grande do Sul, Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay; Type locality: Colonia Benitez, Itapúa Department, Paraguay.  
Reproductionoviparous 
TypesLectotype: MNHN 3842, adult (840 mm) female (Gaudichaud), designated by Thomas, 1976: 86. 
Diagnosis 
CommentSynonymy partly after Wallach 1988 (Amphibia-Reptilia 9: 62) and after CEI 1993. 
Etymology 
References
  • Abalos, J.W., Baez, E.C., & Nader, R. 1964. Serpientes de Santiago del Estero. Acta Zoologica Lilloana 20: 211-283.
  • Avila, Luciano Javier 1996. Geographic Distribution. Philodryas aestivus subcarinatus. Herpetological Review 27 (3): 154 - get paper here
  • Banci, K.R.S., Cunha, A.L.S. & Marques, O.A.V. 2018. Philodryas aestiva (Brazilian Green Racer) Habitat use and defensive behavior. Herpetological Review 49 (1): 137-138.
  • Barrio, A.; Laurent, R. F.; Thomas, R. A. 1977. The status of Philodryas subcarinatus Boulenger (Reptilia, Serpentes, Colubridae). Journal of Herpetology 11 (2): 230-231 - get paper here
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1886. A synopsis of the reptiles and batrachians of the province Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5) 18: 423-445 - get paper here
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1896. Catalogue of the snakes in the British Museum, Vol. 3. London (Taylor & Francis), xiv + 727 pp. - get paper here
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1902. Descriptions of new fishes and reptiles discovered by Dr. F. Silvestri in South America. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (7) 9 (52): 284-288 - get paper here
  • Cacciali, Pier; Norman J. Scott, Aida Luz Aquino Ortíz, Lee A. Fitzgerald, and Paul Smith 2016. The Reptiles of Paraguay: Literature, Distribution, and an Annotated Taxonomic Checklist SPECIAL PUBLICATION OF THE MUSEUM OF SOUTHWESTERN BIOLOGY, NUMBER 11: 1–373 - get paper here
  • Carreira Vidal, Santiago 2002. Alimentación de los ofidios de Uruguay. Asoc. Herp. Esp., Monograf. Herp. 6, 127 pp. - get paper here
  • Carreira, S.; Brazeiro, A.; Camargo, A.; da Rosa, I.; Canavero, A. & Maneyro, M. 2012. DIVERSITY OF REPTILES OF URUGUAY: KNOWLEDGE AND INFORMATION GAPS. Bol. Soc. Zool. Uruguay (2a época) 21 (1-2): 9-29 - get paper here
  • Cei, J. M. 1993. Reptiles del noroeste, nordeste y este de la Argentina. Museo Regionale Sci. Naturale Torino, Monografie 14: 1-949
  • Celsi, C.E.; Monserrat, A.L. & Kacoliris, F.P. 2008. Reptilia, Colubridae, Philodryas aestivus: Distribution extension. Check List 4 (1): 12-14 - get paper here
  • Cope, E.D. 1885. Twelfth contribution to the herpetology of tropical America. Proc. Amer. Philos. Soc. 22: 167-194 [1884] - get paper here
  • Corbella, C. E. 1989. Nueva localidad para Philodryas aestivus subcarinatus Boulenger, 1902 (Reptilia: Colubridae). Bol. Asoc. Herp. Argentina 5 (1-2): 11-12 - get paper here
  • Couturier, G. A.;GrisolØa, C. 1989. Presencia de Philodryas aestivus (Duméril, Bibron y Duméril, 1854) en Sierra de la Ventana (provincia de Buenos Aires). Bol. Asoc. Herp. Argentina 5 (1-2): 13 - get paper here
  • D'agostini, F.M., 1998. Variação da folidoe de Philodryas aestivus (DUMÉRIL, BIBRON et DUMÉRIL, 1854) e a invalidação das subespécies (Serpentes, Colubridae, Xenodontinae, Philodryadini). Biociências 6: 169-182.
  • Duméril, A. M. C., Bibron, G. & DUMÉRIL, A. H. A., 1854. Erpétologie générale ou histoire naturelle complète des reptiles. Tome septième. Deuxième partie, comprenant l'histoire des serpents venimeux. Paris, Librairie Encyclopédique de Roret: i-xii + 781-1536 - get paper here
  • Entiauspe-Neto, Omar Machado; Tângela Denise Perleberg and Marco Antonio de Freitas 2016. Herpetofauna from an urban Pampa fragment in southern Brazil: composition, structure and conservation Check List 12(5): 1964 - get paper here
  • Fowler, I.R.; Salomao, M.D. 1995. A new technique to distinguish between immature and adult snakes and between males and females in six species of the neotropical colubrid snakes Philodryas. Studies on Neotropical Fauna and Environment 30 (3): 149-157 - get paper here
  • Franca, F.G.R.; Daniel O. Mesquita, Cristiano C. Nogueira, and 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
  • Freiberg, M.A. 1982. Snakes of South America. T.F.H. Publications, Neptune City, NJ, 189 pp.
  • 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
  • Grazziotin, Felipe G.; Hussam Zaher, Robert W. Murphy, Gustavo Scrocchi, Marco A. Benavides, Ya-Ping Zhang and Sandro L. Bonatto 2012. Molecular phylogeny of the New World Dipsadidae (Serpentes: Colubroidea): a reappraisal. Cladistics DOI: 10.1111/j.1096-0031.2012.00393.x - get paper here
  • Günther, A. 1858. Catalogue of Colubrine snakes of the British Museum. London, I - XVI, 1 - 281
  • 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
  • Jensen 1900. Lagoa Santa Egnens Slanger. Vidensk. Medd. Naturhist. Foren. Kjöbenhavn 1899: 99-111 - get paper here
  • Klaczko, J; Sherratt E, Setz EZF 2016. Are Diet Preferences Associated to Skulls Shape Diversification in Xenodontine Snakes? PLoS One 11 (2): e0148375. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0148375 - get paper here
  • Leynaud, Gerardo C. and Enrique H. Bucher 1999. La fauna de serpientes del Chaco Sudamericano: diversidad, distribución geografica y estado de conservación. Academia Nacional de Ciencias Miscelanea (98):1-46
  • 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
  • Orejas-Miranda, Braulio R. 1959. Una nueva subespecie del Genero Philodryas del Uruguay. Comun. zool. Mus. Montevideo 4 (82): 1-7
  • Prigioni, C.; C. Borteiro; F. Kolenc. 2011. Amphibia and Reptilia, Quebrada de los Cuervos, Departamento de Treinta y Tres, Uruguay. Check List 7 (6): 763-767 - get paper here
  • Scrocchi, G.J.; Moreta, J.C. & Kretzschmar, S. 2006. Serpientes del Noroeste Argento [Jujuy, Salta, Tucumán, Catamarca, La Rioja, Santiago del Estero]. Fundación Miguel Lillo, Tucumán, 178 pp.
  • Smith, M.A. 1928. The status of some recently described genera and species of snakes. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (10) 1: 494-496
  • Thomas, R. A. 1976. A revision of the South American colubrid snake genus Philodryas Wagler, 1830. PhD Thesis, Texas A & M Univ.: 378 pp.
  • 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.
  • Wallach,V. 1988. Status and redescription of the genus Padangia Werner, with comparative visceral data on Collorhabdium Smedley and other genera (Serpentes: Colubridae). Amphibia-Reptilia 9: 61-76 - get paper here
  • Werner, F. 1924. Neue oder wenig bekannte Schlangen aus dem Naturhistorischen Staatsmuseum in Wien. l. Teil. Sitzungsb. Ber. Akad. Wiss., Wien, Abt. l, 133: 29 - 56 - get paper here
 
External links  
Is it interesting? Share with others:


Please submit feedback about this entry to the curator