Masticophis bilineatus

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
Superfamilia: Colubroidea
Familia: Colubridae
Subfamilia: Colubrinae
Genus: Masticophis
Species: Masticophis bilineatus
Subspecies: M. b. bilineatus - M. b. slevini

Name

Masticophis bilineatus Jan, 1863

Holotype: MTD 15523.

Synonyms

* Masticophis bilineatus Jan, 1863: 65
* Masticophis bilineatus — Stebbins, 1985: 183
* Masticophis bilineatus — Liner, 1994
* Masticophis bilineatus — Mattison, 1995: 109


References

* Jan, G. 1863. Elenco Sistematico degli Ofidi descriti e disegnati per l'Iconografia Generale. Milano, A. Lombardi. vii + 143 pp.
* Stebbins, R.C. 1985. A Field Guide to Western Reptiles and Amphibians, 2nd ed. Houghton Mifflin, Boston.
* Masticophis bilineatus at the New Reptile Database. Accessed on 21 sep 2008.


Vernacular names
English: Sonoran Whipsnake

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