Philothamnus angolensis Bocage, 1882,

Conradie, Werner, Bittencourt-Silva, Gabriela B., Engelbrecht, Hanlie M., Loader, Simon P., Menegon, Michele, Nanvonamuquitxo, C, 2016, Exploration into the hidden world of Mozambique's sky island forests: new discoveries of reptiles and amphibians, Zoosystematics and Evolution 92 (2), pp. 163-180: 172

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zse.92.9948

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:9DA068DA-B881-4091-99FE-252D31DDC7D1

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/16B92361-D0E1-D639-29D2-9E8AA2EE9964

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scientific name

Philothamnus angolensis Bocage, 1882
status

 

Taxon classification Animalia Squamata Colubridae

Philothamnus angolensis Bocage, 1882 

Material

Mt. Namuli ( PEM R21187, female, 641 mm SVL + 254 mm TL).

Comments

One specimen collected from mid-elevation forested stream, swimming across the stream at the base of the two Namuli granite domes when disturbed.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Reptilia

Order

Squamata

Family

Colubridae

Genus

Philothamnus