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Dendrophidion boshelli Dunn, 1944

Boshell's forest racer, Hoshell's forest racer (in error?)

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Rediscovered (Rojas-Morales et al., 2019).

 

Distribution

Colombia

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Dunn, E. R. (1944). The snake genus Dendrophidion in Colombia. Caldasia 2: 474-477.

 

Other references:

Rojas-Morales, J. A., Marín-Martínez, M. and Zuluaga-Isaza, J. C. (2019). Rediscovery of the enigmatic forest racer snake, Dendrophidion boshelli Dunn, 1944 (Serpentes, Colubridae): actions for the conservation of a critically endangered species. Neotropical Biology and Conservation 14(4): 577-589. [automatic download]

https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/25257/dendrophidion-boshelli-boshells-forest-racer

 

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