Calliophis

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Reptilia
Subclassis: Diapsida
Infraclassis: Lepidosauromorpha
Superordo: Lepidosauria
Ordo: Squamata
Subordo: Serpentes
Infraordo: Caenophidia
Superfamilia: Elapoidea
Familia: Elapidae
Genus: Calliophis
Species: C. beddomei - C. bibroni - C. bivirgatus - C. calligaster - C. gracilis - C. intestinalis - C. kelloggi - C. macclellandi - C. maculiceps - C. melanurus - C. nigrescens -

Name

Calliophis (Gray, 1834)
Vernacular names
English: Asian Coral Snakes

Calliophis is a genus of venomous elapid snakes known commonly as oriental coral snakes or Asian coral snakes.

Species in this genus are:

* Calliophis beddomei – Beddome's Coral Snake
* Calliophis bibroni – Bibron's Coral Snake
* Calliophis bivirgatus – Blue Malaysian Coral Snake
* Calliophis calligaster (Wiegmann, 1835)[verification needed] – Barred Coral Snake (Philippines)
* Calliophis gracilis (Gray, 1835)[verification needed] – Spotted Coral Snake (Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore)
* Calliophis haematoetron Smith, Manamendra-Arachchi & Somweera, 2008 – Blood-bellied Coral Snake (Sri Lanka)
* Calliophis intestinalis (Laurenti, 1768) – Banded Malaysian Coral Snake (Indonesia and Malaysia)
* Calliophis kelloggi (Pope, 1928)[verification needed] – Kellogg's Coral Snake (Vietnam, Laos, China)
* Calliophis maculiceps (Günther, 1858)[verification needed] – Speckled Coral Snake (Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia, Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos)
* Calliophis melanurus – Indian Coral Snake
* Calliophis nigrescens – Black Coral Snake

MacClelland's Coral Snake (formerly C. macclellandi) is now in Sinomicrurus.

References

* Genus Calliophis at The Reptile Database

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