Masticophis lateralis

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 lateralis
Subspecies: M. l. euryxanthus - M. l. lateralis


Masticophis lateralis (Hallowell, 1853)


* Leptophis lateralis Hallowell, 1853: 237
* Masticophis lateralis — Stebbins, 1985: 182
* Masticophis lateralis — Liner, 1994


* Hallowell, E. 1853: On some new reptiles from California. Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 6: 236-238.
* Stebbins, R.C. 1985: A Field Guide to Western Reptiles and Amphibians, 2nd ed. Houghton Mifflin, Boston.
* Liner, Ernest A. 2007: A CHECKLIST OF THE AMPHIBIANS AND REPTILES OF MEXICO. Louisiana State University Occasional Papers of the Museum of Natural Science 80: 1-60.
* Masticophis lateralis at the New Reptile Database. Accessed on 21 sep 2008.

Vernacular names
English: Striped Racer

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