Crotalus

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Crotalus
C. horridus
Taxinomia
Regnum: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Classis: Reptilia
Ordo: Squamata
Subordo: Serpentes
Familia: Viperidae
Subfamilia: Crotalinae
Genus: Crotalus
Linnaeus, 1758
Synonyma
  • Crotalus - Linnaeus, 1758
  • Crotalophorus - Houttuyn, 1764
  • Caudisona - Laurenti, 1768
  • Crotalinus - Rafinesque, 1815
  • Crotalurus - Rafinesque, 1820
  • Crotulurus - Rafinesque, 1820
  • Uropsophus - Wagler, 1830
  • Urocrotalon - Fitzinger, 1843
  • Aploaspis - Cope, 1867
  • Aechmophrys - Coues In Wheeler, 1875
  • Haploaspis - Cope, 1883
  • Paracrotalus - Reuss, 1930[1]

Crotalus est genus crotalinarum venenoniferarum familiae Viperidarum, solum in America abs Canada meridiana ad Argentinam septentrionalem endemicum.[2]

Notae[recensere | fontem recensere]

  1. R. W. McDiarmid, J. A. Campbell, T. Touré. 1999. Snake Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference. Vol. 1. Herpetologists' League. ISBN 1-893777-00-6 (series). ISBN 1-893777-01-4 (volumen).
  2. A. H. Wright, A. A. Wright. (1957) 1985. Handbook of Snakes. Editio 7a. Comstock Publishing Associates. ISBN 0-8014-0463-0.


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