Geophis bellus Myers, 2003



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1964

Rediscovered in ?

IUCN RedList status: Data Deficient





Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Myers, Charles W. (2003). Rare snakes — Five new species from eastern Panama: reviews of northern Atractus and southern Geophis (Colubridae: Dipsadinae). American Museum Novitates 3391: 1-47.


Other references:

Ibáñez, R. and Jaramillo, C. (2013). Geophis bellus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.2. ( Downloaded on 25 June 2015.

Lara, Luis C. Elizondo, Sosa-Bartuano, Ángel, Ruback, Patty and Ray, Julie M. (2015). Range extension and natural history observations of a rare Panamanian snake, Geophis bellus Myers, 2003 (Colubridae: Dipsadinae). Check List 11(4): 1675.

Ray, J. M. and Ruback, P. (2015). Updated checklists of snakes for the Provinces of Panamá and Panamá Oeste, Republic of Panama. Mesoamerican Herpetology 2: 168-188.


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