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Geophis incomptus DUELLMAN, 1959

IUCN Red List - Geophis incomptus - Data Deficient, DD

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Higher TaxaColubridae (Dipsadinae), Colubroidea, Caenophidia, Alethinophidia, Serpentes, Squamata (snakes)
Common NamesE: Sierra Coalcoman Earth Snake
S: Minadora de Sierra de Coalcoman 
SynonymGeophis incomptus DUELLMAN 1959
Geophis incomptus — BOGERT & PORTER 1966
Geophis incomptus — LINER 1994
Geophis incomptus — WILSON & TOWNSEND 2007: 11
Geophis incomptus — WALLACH et al. 2014: 302 
DistributionMexico (Michoacan: Sierra de Coalcoman)

Type locality: Dos Aguas, 2100 m elevation, Michoacán, México.  
TypesHolotype: UMMZ 118840 
  • Bogert, Charles M. & Porter, Ann P. 1966. A new species of Geophis (Serpentes, Colubridae) fromthe state of Colima, Mexico. American Museum Novitates (2260): 1-10 - get paper here
  • Downs, F. L. 1967. lntrageneric relations among colubrid snakes of the genus Geophis Wagler. Misc. Publ. Mus. Zool. Univ. Michigan 131: 1-193. - get paper here
  • Duellman, William E. 1959. Two new snakes, genus Geophis, from Michoacán, Mexico. Occasional Papers of the Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan (605): 1-9
  • Heimes, P. 2016. Snakes of Mexico. Chimaira, Frankfurt, 572 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.
  • WILSON, L.D. & J.H. TOWNSEND 2007. A checklist and key to the snakes of the genus Geophis (Squamata: Colubridae: Dipsadinae), with commentary on distribution and conservation. Zootaxa 1395: 1-31 - get paper here
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