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Trachyboa boulengeri PERACCA, 1910

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Higher TaxaTropidophiidae, Henophidia, Serpentes (snakes) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesE: Northern Eyelash Boa
G: Rauhschuppenboa
S: Boa pigmea de Boulenger 
SynonymTrachyboa boulengeri PERACCA 1910
Trachyboa boulengeri — STIMSON 1969: 32
Trachyboa boulengeri — MCDIARMID, CAMPBELL & TOURÉ 1999: 215
Trachyboa boulengeri — CARRERA et al. 2009 
DistributionPanama, Ecuador, Colombia

Type locality: unknown fide STIMSON 1969 [”località ignota”] 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: UNZM 
CommentEtymology: Named after George Albert Boulenger (1858 - 1937), herpetologist at the British Museum of Natural History, London.

Types not traced by ANDREONE & GAVETTI 2007. 
References
  • Andreone, Franco; Gavetti, Elena 2007. The life and herpetological contributions of Mario Giacinto Peracca (1861-1923). SSAR, 570 pp
  • Burger, R.M. 2004. Dwarf boas of the Caribbean. Reptilia (GB) (35): 43-47 - get paper here
  • Carrera, C. et al. 2009. Guía de Campo de los Pequeños Vertebrados del Distrito Metropolitano de Quito (DMQ). Publicación Miscelánea N° 5. Serie de Publicaciones del Museo Ecuatoriano de Ciencias Naturales (MECN) – Fondo Ambiental del MDMQ. 1-89 pp. Imprenta Nuevo Arte. Quito-Ecuador.
  • Castro-Herrera, F. & Vargas-Salinas, F. 2008. Anfibios y reptiles en el departamento del Valle del Cauca, Colombia. Biota Colombiana 9 (2): 251 - 277 - get paper here
  • Dunn, Emmett R. & Bailey, Joseph R. 1939. Snakes from the uplands of the Canal Zone and of Darien. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. Harvard 86 (1): 1-22 - get paper here
  • McDiarmid,R.W.; Campbell,J.A. & Touré,T.A. 1999. Snake species of the world. Vol. 1. Herpetologists’ League, 511 pp.
  • Peracca, MARIO GIACINTO 1910. Descrizione di alcune nuove specie di Ofidii del Museo Zoologico della R.a Universita di Napoli. Annuario Mus. zool. Univ. Napoli, (N. S.) 3 (12): 1-3
  • Pérez-santos, C. E. 1986. Zoogeografía de los Ophidia en Colombia. Univ. Complutense, Madrid, 2 vols., 971 pp.
  • Pérez-Santos,C. & Moreno,A.G. 1988. Ofidios de Colombia. Museo reegionale di Scienze Naturali, Torino, Monographie VI, 517 pp.
  • Peters , J. A. 1960. The snakes of Ecuador; check list and key Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. Harvard 122: 489-541 - get paper here
 
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