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Phalotris multipunctatus PUORTO & FERRAREZZI, 1993

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Higher TaxaColubridae (Dipsadinae), Colubroidea, Caenophidia, Alethinophidia, Serpentes, Squamata (snakes)
Common NamesPortuguese: Coral, Coral-Falsa, Falsa-Coral, Fura-Terra-da-Barriga-Pintada 
SynonymPhalotris multipunctatus PUORTO & FERRAREZZI 1993
Phalotris multipunctatus — DE LEMA 2002
Phalotris multipunctatus — WALLACH et al. 2014: 547
Phalotris multipunctatus — NOGUEIRA et al. 2019 
DistributionS Brazil (Sao Paulo and Mato Grosso do Sul), Paraguay

Type locality: "Brasil: Estado de São Paulo: município de Brotas (22 17S, 48 07W): Fazenda Elba."  
TypesHolotype: IBSP (= IB) 43635, a 380 mm male (C.W. Marchesan, Jr., 24 Oct. 1980). 
  • Atkinson, Karina; Paul Smith, Jeremy K. Dickens and Catherine Lee-Zuck 2017. Rediscovery of the ‘Lost’ Snake Phalotris multipunctatus (Serpentes: Dipsadidae) in Paraguay with Behavioral Notes and Reference to the Importance of Rancho Laguna Blanca for Its Conservation. Current Herpetology Feb 2018, Vol. 37, No. 1: 75-80. - get paper here
  • Gonzalez R. C. et al. 2020. Lista dos Nomes Populares dos Répteis no Brasil – Primeira Versão. Herpetologia Brasileira. 9(2): 121 – 214
  • Nogueira, Cristiano C.; Antonio J.S. Argôlo, Vanesa Arzamendia, Josué A. Azevedo,<br />Fausto E. Barbo, Renato S. Bérnils, Bruna E. Bolochio, Marcio Borges-Martins,<br />Marcela Brasil-Godinho, Henrique Braz0, Marcus A. Buononato, Diego F. Cisnero 2019. Atlas of Brazilian snakes: verified point-locality maps to mitigate the Wallacean shortfall in a megadiverse snake fauna. South American J. Herp. 14 (Special Issue 1):1-274 - get paper here
  • Puorto G. Ferrarezzi H. 1993. Uma nova especie de Phalotris Cope, 1862, com comentarios sobre o grupo Bilineatus (Serpentes: Colubridae: Xenodontinae). Mem. Inst. Butantan 55 (SUPPL. 1): 39-46. - 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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