Continent: South-America Distribution: Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador [HR ], Peru, Bolivia, French Guiana (as Bothrops castelnaudi fide GASC & RODRIGUES. PDF | On Jan 1, , Antonio Freire Lascano and others published Bothriopsis taeniata or Bothrops taeniatus (Speckled Forest-pitviper). Reference for: Bothriopsis taeniata. Author(s)/Editor(s): Wallach, Van; Kenneth L. Williams, Jeff Boundy. Publication Date: Article/Chapter Title: Snakes of.

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Comstock Publishing Associates, Ithaca and London. Morphology, phylogeny and taxonomy of South American bothropoid pitvipers Serpentes, Viperidae. In other projects Wikispecies. Snakes of the World: Tense and ready to strike! Confused by a class within a class or an order within an order? I lived with the Quichua in the Napo area for two years and heard some great legends. Integrated Taxonomic Information System. ADW doesn’t cover all species in the world, nor does it include all the latest scientific information about organisms we describe.

Viperidae for the state of Acre, Brazil. Notify me of new comments via email. The Book of Snakes. More than people per year are bit by venomous snakes in Gaeniata.

Click image to enlarge. To cite boghriopsis page: How is that aranged? Check List 9 2: Web pages and scripting Jiri Hosek. Bilateria bilaterally symmetrical animals. Only two cases of bites from this species have been documented, and both involved severe local swelling of the entire bitten limb.


WilliamsJeff Boundy Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Snake Species of the World: Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Retrieved 24 July Nowadays we want our taxonomy to reflect evolutionary history, with close relatives grouped together, so this classification needs to be changed.

These kinds of discussions about names may seem boring, but when we are dealing with poisonous snakes, they are a matter of life and death.

It is distinguished from other taeinata of this genus by having mostly single subcaudal scales and a row of bold white spots where the dorsal and ventral scales meet. I would like to visit one of the reserves and look for Phragmipediums and maybe see some botriopsis.

A local doctor faced with a patient bit by Bothriopsis will need to know the evolutionary relationships of the various pit vipers in order to choose from taeniats available antivenoms. You are commenting using your WordPress.

Two subspecies are currently recognized, including the nominate subspecies described here. Help us improve the site by taking our survey.

First report of an accident with the speckled forest pit viper (Bothriopsis taeniata) in Brazil.

The specimen on the first photo is quite unusually coloured — great botgriopsis of a beautiful B. You are commenting using your Twitter account. The specific nametaeniais derived from the Greek word, tainiameaning ribbon bandage or stripe, in reference to the slender body.


Salazar and I gave to justify our establishment of of the new orchid genus Quechua. National Center for Biotechnology Information http: Leave a Reply Cancel bothriopssi Enter your comment here Connect with us Help us improve the site by taking our survey.

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The Animal Diversity Web online. Global Vision International, pp. Jean de Spix, Animalia bothriopsiz sive species novae. Views Read Edit View history. Bothriopsis taeniata taeniata Facebook. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 98 1: While ADW staff and contributors provide references to books and websites that we believe are reputable, we cannot necessarily endorse the contents of references beyond our control. A few Phragmipedium pearcei can bothriopis found in flower almost any month, though.

Wallach, Van; Kenneth L. More on those in a future post….

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