Masticophis lineolatus

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 lineolatus

Name

Masticophis lineolatus Hensley, 1950

Type locality: USA: 12.9 S and 5 mi E North Branch of Alamo Canyon, via Rt. 85, Pima County, Arizona.

Holotype: SDSNH 43402.

Synonyms

* Masticophis bilineatus lineolatus Hensley, 1950: 270
* Masticophis bilineatus lineolatus — Stebbins, 1985: 184
* Masticophis lineolatus — Liner, 1994


References

* Hensley, M. Max 1950: Results of the herpetological reconnaissance in extreme southwestern Arizona and adjacent Sonora, with a description of a new subspecies of sonoran whipsnake, Masticophis bilineatus. Trnas. Kansas Acad. Sci. 53 (2): 270-288.
* Stebbins, R.C. 1985: A Field Guide to Western Reptiles and Amphibians, 2nd ed. Houghton Mifflin, Boston.
* Masticophis lineolatus at the New Reptile Database. Accessed on 26 sep 2008.


Vernacular names
English: Ajo Mountain Whipsnake

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