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Rhadinaea forbesi SMITH, 1942

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Higher TaxaColubridae (Dipsadinae), Colubroidea, Caenophidia, Alethinophidia, Serpentes, Squamata (snakes) 
Common NamesE: Forbes' Graceful Brown Snake 
SynonymRhadinaea forbesi SMITH 1942
Rhadinaea forbesi — LINER 1994
Rhadinaea forbesi — LINER 2007
Rhadinaea forbesi — WALLACH et al. 2014: 639 
DistributionMexico (Veracruz)

Type locality: Tequeyutepec, 7 miles west of Jalapa, Veracruz.  
TypesHolotype: USNM 110365 
  • Beolens, Bo; Michael Watkins, and Michael Grayson 2011. The Eponym Dictionary of Reptiles. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, USA - get paper here
  • Heimes, P. 2016. Snakes of Mexico. Chimaira, Frankfurt, 572 pp
  • Liner, Ernest A. 2007. A CHECKLIST OF THE AMPHIBIANS AND REPTILES OF MEXICO. Louisiana State University Occasional Papers of the Museum of Natural Science 80: 1-60 - get paper here
  • Smith, Hobart M. 1942. Descriptions of new species and subspecies of Mexican snakes of the genus Rhadinaea. Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 55: 185-192 - get paper here
  • Smith, Hobart M. 1943. Summary of the collections of snakes and crocodilians made in Mexico under the Walter Rathbone Bacon Traveling Scholarship. Proceeding of the U. S. National Museum, 93 (3169): 393-504 - 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.
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