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Pseudorabdion eiselti INGER & LEVITON, 1961

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Higher TaxaColubridae, Calamariinae, Colubroidea, Caenophidia, Alethinophidia, Serpentes, Squamata (snakes)
Common Names 
SynonymPseudorabdion eiselti INGER & LEVITON 1961
Pseudorabdion eiselti — MANTHEY & GROSSMANN 1997: 382
Pseudorabdion eiselti — BROWN, LEVITON & SISON 1999
Pseudorabdion eiselti — DORIA & PETRI 2010
Pseudorabdion eiselti — WALLACH et al. 2014: 606 
DistributionIndonesia (Sumatra, Mentawai )

Type locality: Padang, Sumatra.  
TypesHolotype: NMW (Naturhistorisches Museum Wien) 16806 
DiagnosisDiagnosis. No preocular or loreal shields; postocular and supraocular shields not fused together or to the ocular shield; frontal separated from eye by supraocular; nasal small, undivided; internasal touches first two supralabials (from INGER & LEVITON 1961). 
Etymologynamed after Josef Eiselt (3 May 1912 – 25 July 2001), Austrian herpetologist. 
  • Beolens, Bo; Michael Watkins, and Michael Grayson 2011. The Eponym Dictionary of Reptiles. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, USA - get paper here
  • Brown, Rafe M.; Leviton,A.E. & Sison,R.V. 1999. Description of a new species of Pseudorabdion (Serpentes: Colubridae) from Panay Island, Philippines with a revised key to the genus. Asiatic Herpetological Research 8: 07-12 - get paper here
  • David,P. & Vogel, G. 1996. The snakes of Sumatra. An annotated checklist and key with natural history notes. Bücher Kreth, Frankfurt/M.
  • Doria, G. & Petri, M. 2010. PSEUDORABDION IN THE MUSEUM OF GENOVA WITH DESCRIPTION OF TWO NEW SPECIES FROM SUMATRA AND A REVISED KEY TO THE GENUS. Annali del Museo Civico di storia naturale “G. Doria” 102: 187-201
  • Gemel, R.; G. Gassner & S. Schweiger 2019. Katalog der Typen der Herpetologischen Sammlung des Naturhistorischen Museums Wien – 2018. Ann. Naturhist. Mus. Wien, B 121: 33–248
  • Inger, R.F. & A. E. LEVITON 1961. A new colubrid snake of the genus Pseudorabdion from Sumatra. Fieldiana Zoology 44 (5): 45-47 - get paper here
  • Manthey, U. & Grossmann, W. 1997. Amphibien & Reptilien Südostasiens. Natur und Tier Verlag (Münster), 512 pp. - get paper here
  • TEYNIÉ, ALEXANDRE; PATRICK DAVID, & ANNEMARIE OHLER 2010. Note on a collection of Amphibians and Reptiles from Western Sumatra (Indonesia), with the description of a new species of the genus Bufo. Zootaxa 2416: 1–43 - get paper here
  • Tiedemann, F.; H. Grill itsch, A. Cabela, R. Gemel 2002. Obituary: Dr. Josef Eiselt, 3 May 1912 – 25 July 2001. Amphibia-Reptilia 23 (1): 125-128 - 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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