Chapinophis xanthocheilus Campbell & Smith, 1998

Guatemalan yellow-lipped snake


Last Record
6 August 1994
Rediscovered in
10 September 2016
IUCN status
TSE forum thread
[b]Original Scientific Description:[/b]

Campbell, J.A. and Smith, E.N. 1998. A new genus and species of colubrid snake from the Sierra de las Minas of Guatemala. Herpetologica 54(2): 207-220.

[b]Species Bibliography[/b]

Johnson, J., Acevedo, M., Stafford, P., Campbell, J. & Ariano-Sánchez, D. 2013. Chapinophis xanthocheilus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013: e.T29481A2790420. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2013-2.RLTS.T29481A2790420.en. Downloaded on 23 April 2017.

Köhler, G. 2003. Reptiles of Central America. Herpeton, Germany.

ParksWatch. 2002. Sierra de las Minas Biosphere Reserve.

Villatoro-Castañeda, Melissa and Ariano-Sánchez, Daniel. (2017). [url=https://www.researchgate.net/publication/315261166_Rediscovery_of_the_Guatemalan_Yellow-lipped_snake_Chapinophis_xanthocheilus_Serpentes_Dipsadidae_with_comments_on_its_distribution_and_ecology]Rediscovery of the Guatemalan Yellow-lipped Snake, [i]Chapinophis xanthocheilus[/i] (Serpentes: Dipsadidae), with Comments on its Distribution and Ecology[/url]. Herpetological Review 48(1): 25-28.

Wilson, L.D., Townsend, J.H. and Johnson, J.D. (eds). 2010. Conservation of Mesoamerican Amphibians and Reptiles. pp. 816. Eagle Mountain Publishing, Eagle Mountain, Utah.