Urotheca dumerilli (Bibron, 1840)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Calamaria dumerilii Bibron, 1840; Rhadinaea dumerilii (Bibron, 1840)


Conservation Status

Last record: 1969

Rediscovered on 27 July 2013 (10:00 AM)

IUCN RedList status: Data Deficient





Biology & Ecology










Myers, C. W. (1974). The systematics of Rhadinaea (Colubridae), a genus of New World snakes. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 153: 1-262.

Rivas, G., Caicedo, J. and Gutiérrez-Cárdenas, P. 2015. Urotheca dumerilli. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2015: e.T177509A44951229. Downloaded on 10 December 2015.

Savage, J.M. and Crother, B.I. 1989. The status of Pliocercus and Urotheca (Serpentes: colubridae) with a review of included species of coral snake mimics. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 95: 335-362.

Vera-Pérez, Luis Enrique and Zúñiga-Baos, Jorge Alberto. (2015). First record of Urotheca dumerilli (Bibron, 1840) (Squamata: Dipsadidae) in Cauca state, Colombia and notes on natural history. Check List 11(6): 1794.


<< Back to the Ophidia (Snakes) database